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:
Land Steward: $250
Evergreen Trustee: $1,000 +
**Consider spreading out your gift by making a recurring contribution. Monthly, quarterly, annually- you decide what works for you. You can make your selection at the time of donation, or talk to your bank about how to make a recurring contribution directly from your account.**
Prefer to pay by check? Print and mail this form, click here (pdf). Send to 8 Depot St, Suite 4, Bridgton, ME 04009
Have a Paypal Account? PayPal’s Giving fund makes charitable donations easy and minimizes processing fees! Just visit: paypal.com/us/fundraiser/charity/1555447
Make a contribution of Stock or give directly from an IRA: Please contact us for transfer information.
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
Benefits of being a member include:
- Receive our Bi-annual newsletter – The Loon Echo News
- Get updates on special projects
- Invitations to member-only events and receptions
- An invitation to our Annual Meeting in August
- 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
What your Membership Supports
- Land conservation projects
- Plant and animal habitat
- Recreational trails and public access
- Public programming
- Clean water, air, and healthy forests
Other Giving Options
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.
Give the gift of conservation! It’s always the right size and color for the one you love 🙂 Learn more here.
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.
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.
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