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Stunning sunset National Key Deer Refuge, Florida Keys. © Kyle P. Miller

Donate to Become a Member

Donate today and become a member of The Nature Conservancy. Together, we can find a way to create a more sustainable future for both people and nature. Members are the heroes at the heart of our on-the-ground conservation and effective advocacy to protect our natural world.

Membership Benefits

With your generous donation today, you will become a member of The Nature Conservancy. You’ll enjoy member benefits, like:

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Frequently asked questions

  • Donating online is easy, secure and puts your support in action immediately. Or you can also contact our Member Care team at 800-628-6860 if you prefer to donate by phone. 

  • The Nature Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization in the United States, and most donations are tax-deductible. Your donation acknowledgment thanking you for your gift will include any specific details you need about the portion of your contribution that is tax-deductible.  

  • Your member benefits and thank you gifts will be automatically sent to the mail address or email you provide. If items have been damaged or lost, please contact our Member Care team at or 800-628-6860 so we can correct the situation immediately.  

  • We offer a few different ways for you to recognize others with your gifts. A Gift Membership allows you to give one full year of membership, including benefits, to your designated recipient. A Memorial Gift recognizes someone special who has passed away and includes an acknowledgment of your gift sent to their loved ones. And a Special Occasion Gift honors life moments like birthdays or anniversaries, with an acknowledgment of your gift sent to the honoree.     

Special Membership Levels

Our special giving opportunities allow you to customize your support in the way that’s right for you. However you choose to give, you can feel good knowing that your support will make a direct impact on protecting our natural world.

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    Conservation Champions

    Conservation Champions are monthly donors whose reliable support is crucial to tackling big conservation challenges with steady dedication. It’s the most efficient, effective and convenient way to give. Join

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    Conservation Partners, Nature Guardians, and Last Great Places Society

    Conservation Partners, Nature Guardians, and Last Great Places Society are recognition circles that honor the generosity of those who donate $1,000, $5,000, $10,000 or more, respectively. Join

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    Legacy Club

    Legacy Club members have committed to protecting nature’s future by including The Nature Conservancy in their estate plans or by making a life-income gift. Join

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A brighter, greener future starts with you.

When you join The Nature Conservancy, you become part of a community committed to the healthiest, brightest future possible for our planet. You'll receive exclusive updates about the latest advances in conservation. Your voice will play an active role in protecting the land and water we depend on and the animal habitat we all love.