Conserving Land • Protecting Resources
Since 1987

Become a Member Becoming a Monthly Donor

Individual/Family Membership Levels

  • $3,000 Watershed Circle
  • $1,000 Land Steward
  • $500 Advocate
  • $250 Sustaining
  • $100 Supporter
  • $50 Family
  • $30 Individual

All members receive these general benefits for one year:

  • Knowing that you have contributed to accomplishing Rensselaer Land Trust’s mission
  • Voting privileges at the annual meeting (members may vote in person or by proxy)
  • Free or reduced workshop and outing fees
  • Rensselaer Land Trust Member Window Decal
  • Recognition in Rensselaer Land Trust’s Annual Report
  • Semiannual Newsletter
  • Monthly E-news
  • Contributions are tax deductible to the extent provided by law

$250 Sustaining Membership

  • The above general benefits plus
  • Complimentary Notecard set
  • Advanced Notice of Outings
  • Special Event Invitations*
  • Board member liaison assigned – personal thank you notes and invites sent!

$1,000 Land Steward Membership

  • The above general benefits plus
  • Individual briefing session on Rensselaer Land Trust’s projects

$3,000 Watershed Circle Membership

  • The above general benefits plus
  • A Ultra Club Iceberg Fleece with Rensselaer Land Trust’s Logo

$5,000 and above

  • The above general benefits plus
  • Newsletter article regarding gift (if desired)

* Also Available to Bluebird Society Members (10-year loyalty at any level).

Business Membership Benefits

For more details go to our Business Membership Benefits Page

Learn More Ways to Support

Tribute and Honorary Gifts may be made in memory of (or in honor of) anyone you choose and will be listed in our Annual report. Tribute recipients (or their families) will receive notification of your gift (dollar amounts are not disclosed).

Endowment Fund donations are placed in a specific investment fund account, where the principal is untouched and the interest only is used to support the operations of the Rensselaer Land Trust, Inc. Endowment gifts allow the Rensselaer Land Trust to build a sustainable organization over the long term and protect land in perpetuity.

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