You don't have to spend any money. A good deed done in his honor would make Nathaniel very happy. You can consult the "Random Acts of Kindness" book for ideas, or check out these websites:
Random Acts of Kindness
Get ideas to do something nice for someone you know or a stranger!
The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation
A resource for people committed to spreading kindness. Freely provides a wide variety of materials, including activity ideas, lesson plans, project plans, ...
If you'd like to make a donation in his name, you can find the links to LESC and The Gabriel Project on the charity page, just click the Nathaniel link. Or if you'd like to support his interest in nature, you could plant a tree in his name or donate to an organization which focuses on the environment. You can imagine how happy it will make him to see these postcards showing up in his mailbox.
Here are some links if the charity idea appeals to you:
To plant a tree:
(You can have a tree planted in the state or country of your choice)
The Sierra Club - US
The Sierra Club - Canada
The Nature Conservancy - US
The Nature Conservancy - Canada
The Conservation Fund
If you’d like to donate but have a cause that is close to your heart, choose that instead. If you need some other ideas, the following website has a list of charities:
However you choose to show your support of Nathaniel, rest assured that he appreciates the effort and
. He’ll be the first to tell you he’s got the best fans around.