Invest in the power of conservation.
CTNC is investing in the power of people in conservation. We need your voice, your support, your collaboration and your dollars to build a more resilient North Carolina that will prosper as we face the challenges ahead. Help us conserve land in collaboration with communities, adapt to a changing climate, and seed equity and inclusion throughout conservation.
Contact Director of Philanthropy Amy Smith to learn more about investing in conservation through CTNC.
Learn how you can support resilient, just communities.
Join us by making an individual contribution today. Find the investment that's right for you:
Speak with a member of our staff at 919.828-4199 x 1400.
Please mail your check to:
Conservation Trust for North Carolina
1028 Washington Street
Raleigh, NC 27605
Become a Sustainer:
Join us as a CTNC Sustainer. Your monthly contribution will support CTNC's projects and programs. Monthly giving is an easy and efficient way to give and this ongoing and steadfast support has a tremendous impact. Simply choose a gift of any amount to be automatically drafted through your credit card, debit card or bank account.
Make a Gift 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.
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One of the easiest ways you and your family can leave a legacy of support for this work is through smart estate planning. Include a charitable gift in your estate plans to ensure we can continue to work toward a future where all people share in the benefits of healthy lands forever.
Please talk with your accountant or attorney about including Conservation Trust for North Carolina in your estate plans.
Invest in the future of conservation through a Donor-Advised Fund (DAF). Donor-Advised Funds are an excellent way to simplify your charitable giving. Contact your financial advisor to learn how to set up a donor-advised fund or visit DAF Direct to start investing with CTNC today.
Making a Donor-Advised Investment with DAF Direct
DAF Direct is a convenient way to make a grant recommendation through Fidelity Charitable, Schwab Charitable, BNY Mellon Charitable or Greater Kansas City Community Foundation giving account. Simply select the institution that manages your donor-advised fund, enter the dollar amount you wish to grant to Conservation Trust and click "next". You will be directed to an external website to complete your transaction. Click here to get started.
Participating in workplace or matching gift programs is an easy way to invest in our work.
EarthShare Employee Giving: Conservation Trust for North Carolina is a member of EarthShare’s employee giving program. Learn more or direct your gift to support our work.
Workplace Giving: If your workplace has an annual United Way campaign or other employee giving program, you can specify that your gift comes to Conservation Trust for North Carolina.
Matching Gifts: Double or even triple your gift by having your employer match your donation. Thousands of companies offer to match their employees' charitable contributions. Your company’s personnel department can give you more information about their program and should also have the proper forms to complete.
Foundation grants provide essential support for Conservation Trust for North Carolina by funding our projects and programs making it possible for all people to share in the benefits of healthy lands.
We partner with North Carolina companies who demonstrate a commitment to the people who power conservation throughout our state.
Please contact Director of Philanthropy Amy Smith to find out how your corporate sponsorship dollars can support our projects and programs locally and statewide.
Required Minimum Distributions allow you to invest in the future of conservation directly from your IRA.
For those 70.5 or older, distributions made directly from your IRA to CTNC are now free from both federal and NC state taxes. In order to take advantage of these tax savings in 2020, you must make a contribution from your IRA before December 31, 2020.
Please contact your financial advisor to learn how to make your minimum required distribution and take advantage of the state and federal tax benefits. Click here for additional information on required minimum distributions.