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Sustainable Rail International, Inc. (doing business as the Coalition for Sustainable Rail) is an IRS-designated 501c(3) tax exempt not-for-profit organization. Your support makes our work possible. You may donate online here or you may make a contribution via mail, as outlined below. While donations on this website are processed via PayPal, you do not need a PayPal account to make a donation (you can simply pay with a credit card). 


Benefits of Donation

At all levels of contribution, you will be acknowledged with documentation of your generous gift receiving: paper copies of our newsletter "Link and Motion;" advanced news of our research and updates; and advanced release of our White Papers.

Larger gifts to CSR provide for the future of the organization, enabling us to take on larger research and educational initiatives, such as our trials of torrefied biomass fuel in steam locomotives. We look forward to discussing possibilities with you; reach out to us at any time.


CORPORATE Sponsorship and Estate Planning

If you have any questions about how you or your business can support CSR, we encourage you to send us a message and see the other Sponsors that help make our mission a reality. Also, we would like to suggest you consider CSR in your estate planning.

Make a One Time Donation to CSR

One Time Donation

If you would like to sign up to make a one-time donation to CSR, you may make a donation utilizing the following donation buttons. 

If you would like to make a donation of a custom amount, you may do so by clicking on the Donate button below:


Donate on a Recurring  "Subscription" Basis

Annual, Recurring Donation

If you would like to sign up to make recurring donations, you may make donations using this "Subscription" basis. Your credit card or PayPal account will be billed annually.

Please note that this supporter application to the CSR is auto-renewing each year. If you wish to discontinue your support, please click on the “unsubscribe” button or Contact Us.


Donate by Mail

CSR also welcomes contributions by check via mail. You may download a donation form for printout here (PDF - 135 kB). Be sure to include: your full name; mailing address; telephone number; and email address (as applicable) with your mailed contribution. Our mailing address is:

P.O. BOX 3214

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CSR uses PayPal to process its gifts and sales, and PayPal has encryption and security safeguards implemented to ensure your payment information remains confidential and secure. Gifts and purchases can be made using a credit card or by Paypal transfers from a Paypal account.


The Coalition for Sustainable Rail is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation with ­­its Principal Office in Duluth, Minnesota. (EIN No.: 35 2400082). All or part of any gift to CSR may be tax deductible as a charitable contribution. Please check with your tax advisor for details and applicability.