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The impact of your gift to the Conservation Trust for North Carolina is as evident as the protected forests, farms, streams and vistas across our beautiful state. Contributions help CTNC assist 22 local land trusts, protect land along the Blue Ridge Parkway, and connect people to nature.

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photo (20)Become a Monthly Donor!

Monthly giving through our Sustainers Program offers a convenient way for you to support the Conservation Trust for North Carolina throughout the year. Sustaining members provide CTNC with a much-needed dependable stream of income that we use support our programs and to save the places you love!

As a special thanks, now through January 15, we’ll send you some special CTNC gear for joining our Sustainer Program! Now is a great time to become a sustainer! 

  • $10 per month will get you a CTNC magnet and sticker to showcase your membership.
  • $20 per month will get you a CTNC water bottle to stay hydrated while you explore.
  • $50 per month will get you a CTNC long-sleeve t-shirt to keep you warm on those winter hikes.

Other Ways to Give

Legacy Society: Do you know one of the easiest ways you and your family can help support land conservation? Including a charitable gift in your estate plans is an excellent way for you to leave a lasting legacy of protected lands throughout North Carolina!

A will or a living trust is a statement about what matters most in your life. By naming the Conservation Trust for North Carolina in your estate plans, you can help ensure healthy forests, clean water, local foods, and ample parks and greenways for generations to come.

Please talk with your accountant or attorney about including a provision in your will that leaves a lasting gift. Feel free to contact Director of Philanthropy Karen Smith Fernandez for questions you may have about joining our Legacy Society at or (919) 828-4199, ext. 13.

Gifts of Stock:  Consult your personal financial or tax advisor to see how a gift of securities can benefit you. Click here for instructions on how to make a gift of stock.

Workplace Giving: If your workplace has an annual United Way Campaign or other employee giving program you can specify that your gift comes to the Conservation Trust for North Carolina.

Matching Gifts:  Double, or even triple, your gift to CTNC by having your employer match your donation! Thousands of companies offer to match their employee’s charitable contributions.  Your company’s Personnel Department can give you more information about their program and should also have the proper forms to complete.

Amazon Smiles: If you already shop on Amazon, or if you’re looking for the perfect gift for a loved one, we invite you to shop at and choose the Conservation Trust for North Carolina as your charity of choice. Click here to get started!