Fundraising Options

Want to raise money for a nonprofit organization using the Oregon Bottle Bill? Choose the fundraising option that is right for you.

Fundraising Options

Traditional Can Drive

Traditional Can Drive

If you want to hold a fundraiser, collect a large number of deposit cans and bottles and drop them off at one time, this option is for you.

Learn how to set up a traditional fundraiser account with Oregon Beverage Recycling Cooperative.

Featured Fundraising Account

BottleDrop Featured Fundraising Account

Becoming a Featured Fundraiser gives your nonprofit access to our Fundraiser Blue Bags which can be filled by your supporters and dropped off at any BottleDrop center. Featured Fundraisers also appear on and are eligible for online donations from BottleDrop Account holders.

Apply to have your charity be featured on

BottleDrop Account

Basic BottleDrop Account

If you would like to raise funds for a cause that is not affiliated with a nonprofit organization by bringing in smaller amounts of deposit containers on an on-going basis, you can use a basic BottleDrop Account.

Learn more to open a BottleDrop Account.

Need more help picking the right fundraising option?

The table below lists the different fundraising options available, along with the different features and restrictions. You can use it to help choose the best option for your fundraiser. You can also view our Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

Traditional Can Drives BottleDrop Featured Fundraiser Basic BottleDrop Account
Available only to registered 501(c)(3) charities
Schedule a visit to one of four plants state-wide to drop off a large number of containers
Drop off green bags at any BottleDrop Redemption Center to have them counted for you and credited directly to your account
Access to Fundraiser Blue Bags that can be dropped off at any BottleDrop Center
Receive donations from other BottleDrop Account Holders
Withdraw funds in cash at any BottleDrop pay station
Receive all funds raised or donated by check
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