GET INVOLVED!

Volunteer

Whether it’s trail building, data entry, oak seedling watering, baking cookies for trail workers, working an information booth, preparing mailings, or helping the Conservancy in other ways, we appreciate each and every volunteer.

You can make a difference!

Volunteer Form

Hikes, Field Trips & Activities

ARC offers a variety of public programs, including workshops, lectures, and hikes,
many of which take place at the American River Nature Center.

All programs require sign-ups. Space is limited, so sign-up early.
julie@ARConservancy.org
or 530-621-1224.

VIEW CALENDAR

Become a Member
Monthly & One-Time Giving

It is easier for most people to make a small contribution monthly (automatically deducted from your account), thereby increasing their total support without financial difficulty. Monthly, or sustaining-givers provide a reliable stream of funding that helps ARC staff forecast and plan for upcoming land acquisitions, stewardship projects, and environmental education programs.

Join, renew, or give a gift membership.
Please contact Julie at (530) 621-1224
or julie@ARConservancy.org

JOIN, RENEW, OR GIVE A GIFT MEMBERSHIP

Membership
Benefits Include:

Annual donations of $35 or more receive a 15% discount at our Nature Center bookstore

Free or discounted admission to most of our workshops, events, and hikes

Use of ARC library

Our quarterly newsletter “The Current”. (via mail or email)

Special rates for summer camp

Participation in our annual Winter Dinner

Engagement in your local community

SUPPORT ARC

INVEST IN YOUR FUTURE
There are many ways to support the American River Conservancy and the work we do to provide land conservation, stewardship and environmental education to our communities in the American and Cosumnes River watersheds. Contact us for more information at 530-621-1224.

IN-KIND DONATION OF GOODS OR SERVICES
The Conservancy is always looking for in-kind donations of goods or services. Commonly needed items include auction items for events, snack bars, office supplies, and services from handymen, plumbers or electricians that can help maintain the Nature Center and Wakamatsu Farm.

CONTRIBUTE THROUGH
YOUR WORKPLACE

Check with your workplace giving coordinator to see if your company is part of the workplace giving campaign administered by EarthShare California, the CFC, and United Way. ARC’s I.D. number for the Combined Federal Campaign: #87817

MAKE A BEQUEST
Leave a wonderful legacy that ARC can utilize to protect and preserve beautiful scenic lands. We can help you explore options in giving that are simple and easy to understand for your family.

ESTABLISH A CHARITABLE FUND
Through Schwab Charitable Fund™, a leading national donor-advised fund, Schwab offers a personalized, private, and tax-smart account to support charities today and build an endowment for tomorrow. Find out how to establish a Schwab Charitable Fund.

GIFT MEMBERSHIP
For only $35, you can give the gift of membership for birthdays, holidays, weddings, anniversaries, graduations, or other special occasions. We will send a membership letter to the recipient and a receipt to you!

VEHICLE DONATION
We accept donations of autos, boats, trucks, RVs, motorcycles, jet skis, snowmobiles, planes and real estate in all areas of the United States, through DonationLine or 1-800-448-3345.

DONATE INVESTMENTS
Donations of securities, stocks, retirement plans, estates and other investments offers income tax and capital gains tax savings, as well as the knowledge that your donation ensures the sustainability of the Conservancy’s land conservation, environmental education and stewardship programs for years to come! Call the office to make arrangements.

RECOMMEND A
CHARITABLE GRANT

Fidelity customers can recommend a grant be made to American River Conservancy by the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund. Recommendations may be made online, by phone, or by submitting a completed Grant Recommendation Form. Grant recommendations are not binding, and are subject to review and approval by the Trustees in their sole discretion.
To learn more and view the complete Fidelity requirements please visit their Fidelity grant-making website.