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

The Northeast Wilderness Trust is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt charitable organization. All contributions are tax deductible. Your support makes a difference! The individuals, foundations, and businesses that support the Trust are the basis of our land protection program. If you would like to send a check, please make payable to Northeast Wilderness Trust and mail to:

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

Donate on-line

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 optional “Designation” field.


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 advisor, 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 the Northeast Wilderness Trust such as naming the Wilderness Trust in your will, designating the Wilderness Trust as a beneficiary of a trust, or through your retirement plan, bequest, or life insurance policy. Please contact us for details.

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.