Donate / Membership

Help preserve Wood Island Lighthouse by becoming a member of the Friends of Wood Island Lighthouse, or by making a donation. No matter where in the country you live, you are invited to be part of this effort to save a vital part of America’s Maritime History. Membership includes membership in the American Lighthouse Foundation, a subscription to the FOWIL email newsletter, and occasional discounts on FOWIL merchandise.

Become a Member of FOWIL

Choose your membership level of support by clicking on the corresponding membership button below. You will be transferred to for a secure transaction.

Make a Donation

To make a donation to the Friends of Wood Island Lighthouse, click on the “Make a Donation ” button below. Donations in any amount are welcomed and are tax deductible as allowed by law. The Friends of Wood Island Lighthouse is a chapter of the American Lighthouse Foundation, a non-profit 501(c)3 corporation.  

FOWIL welcomes memorial gifts and bequests in furtherance of all of its restoration and educational missions.  Donations may also be directed to the FOWIL endowment fund, which is designed to support the property and its missions for the future.

Mail a Membership or Donation

You can also become a member of the Friends of Wood Island Lighthouse by selecting your level of membership, enclosing payment, and sending your name, address, telephone, and email address to: Friends of Wood Island Lighthouse P.O. Box 26, Biddeford Pool, Maine 04006

Gift Certificate

Gift the experience of a trip to Wood Island with a FOWIL gift certificate. Purchase online and we will send you a printed certificate, that you may fill out for your intended recipient. The recipient of the certificate may then use it for their donation on a FOWIL tour.