The love of wilderness is more than a hunger for what is always beyond reach; it is also an expression of loyalty to the earth… the only home we shall ever know… – Edward Abbey

Wild nature needs you!

The Northeast Wilderness Trust is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt charitable organization. All contributions are tax deductible. The individuals, foundations, and businesses that support the Trust are the foundation of our land protection program.

If you would like to send a check, please make it payable to Northeast Wilderness Trust and mail to:

Northeast Wilderness Trust
17 State Street, Suite 302
Montpelier, VT 05602

Donate online

All online donations are processed through Network for Good. If you would like to designate your gift for a specific project, please include this information in the option “Designation” field. Network for Good will issue you a tax receipt for your records.

Donor Advised Fund – (DAF) Direct

You can initiate a grant directly from your donor-advised fund (DAF) if you use Fidelity Charitable®, Schwab Charitable®, Greater Kansas Community Foundation®, or BNY Mellon Charitable Gift Fund®. Simply fill in the information below to initiate the process.

If your donor-advised fund is not listed above, please contact your fund directly to make a gift.

Gifts of Stock

Gifts to the Northeast Wilderness Trust of stock, bonds, mutual fund shares, and other publicly traded securities can often provide the donor with significant tax advantages. Please consult your tax adviser, and contact the Trust office at (802) 224-1000 or to discuss the details of making such a gift.

Planned Giving

There are several options for a planned gift for Northeast Wilderness Trust such as naming the Trust in your will, designating Northeast Wilderness Trust as a beneficiary of a trust, or through your retirement plan, bequest, or life insurance policy. Please consult your financial planner or attorney and contact us at (802) 224-1000 or  to discuss the details of making a planned gift.

Our Privacy Policy

The Northeast Wilderness Trust respects the privacy of its supporters and visitors to this website. The Trust does not sell, share, or rent information provided to us through this website or via email, phone, or postal service. You can have complete confidence that any personal information you share with us will be strictly protected in perpetuity—like the landscapes we work to protect.