Become a Member

Donate today and become a member of Loon Echo Land Trust! Membership is what drives Loon Echo’s ability to keep our lands available for you and future generations to enjoy and explore. 

A donation of any amount to Loon Echo qualifies you for a one-year membership, however we recommend the following starting contribution:

Individual: $50
Family: $100
Land Steward: $150
Business: $250

How to Donate

Use a credit or debit card: Click the “Donate” button below


Mail a Check: Print and mail this form, click here (pdf). Send to 8 Depot St, Suite 4, Bridgton, ME 04009

PayPal Giving Fund: Have a Paypal Account? PayPal’s Giving fund makes charitable donations easy! Just visit:

Make a contribution of Stock or give directly from an IRA:  speak with your financial adviser on how to do this.

Benefits of being a member include:

  • Bi-annual newsletter
  • Updates on special projects
  • Invitations to member-only events and receptions
  • Discounted tickets to events and member pricing on LELT apparel
  • The satisfaction of belonging to an organization that is working hard for you and future generations every day
  • Gifts are eligible for tax deduction in the year in which the gift is made


Other Giving Options:

Sustainability Society

A recurring giving program created to sustain and enhance Loon Echo’s conservation efforts over the long term & make things easy for you. For more information on this giving program, click here.

Gift Memberships

Give the gift of conservation! It’s always the right size and color for the one you love 🙂 Learn more here.

Endowment Fund

Give a gift of cash or securities to help Loon Echo perpetually care for and protect our lands. Gifts towards our endowment are deposited into our reserve fund that is invested with Norway Savings Asset Management Group. A percentage of the interest earned off this account supports our annual budget to assist with land stewardship needs and the monitoring of our conservation easements. Please contact us for more information.

Make a Planned Gift

By making a planned gift to Loon Echo, you become a member of the Bob Chase Legacy Society. A society of those who have endowed the land conservation and protection programs of Loon Echo Land Trust. Anyone who makes a bequest or other planned gift to Loon Echo becomes a member of the Bob Chase Legacy Society. Click here to view program details and members.

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Questions? Read our Giving FAQ’s or contact us for more information on membership options or specific land campaigns you would like to support.

Read more about Loon Echo’s conservation efforts and programs by visiting our News page.


 Loon Echo Land Trust is a nonprofit, tax-exempt charitable organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.  |  EIN# 22-2966924