supports a number of charities with its fundraising efforts through donations on this website and from our annual Fun Run.Please help us support the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy, a small organization that originated on Nauset Heights and was founded by Cynthia Wigren.

The recent prominence of white sharks just off the shore of Cape Cod gives scientists an unprecedented ability to observe shark behavior and collect valuable data. Your tax-deductible contribution will enable AWSC to continue funding vital research in the Atlantic as well as provide support for their innovative educational programs. All gifts, small or large, will make a positive difference. Donations can be made online or by check made out to Atlantic White Shark Conservancy, mailed to P.O. Box 2721, Orleans, MA 02653.

Thank you in advance for your support! Jess Tucker – Founder,


Atlantic White Shark Conservancy is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization, so 100% of your donation will go directly to white shark research and shark education programs.