Either nonprofit corporation can accept tax-deductible donations:
- Pilchuck (Stanwood Camano) Learning Center, a WA State nonprofit, UBI 602180466, IRS TEE 47-0849914, WA State REG# 28409 (“PLC“)
- Freeborn Cemetery, a WA State nonprofit, UBI 604168070, IRS TEE 82-1503245, WA
- Freeborn (Lutheran) Church, UBI 601856582, member ELCA, NW WA Synod: IRS TEE 91-1228093, WA State REG# 28261 (“FC”).
Bonhoeffer Botanical Gardens consists of 4 contiguous tax parcels within Snohomish County, owned respectively by PLC and FC. Likewise, the Pilchuck Living History Farm across 300th Street NW (to the north) consists of contiguous parcels owned respectively. Garden revenues (when a conditional use permit is granted) will be shared 50/50. Both nonprofit corporations are now viable operations, the former supported by tuitions, the latter congregant contributions.