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Your donation will help us to build, maintain, defend and connect trails and trail corridors across the country.

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Be a part of our movement! Help us ensure a better future for America made possible by trails and the connections they inspire.

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You can feel confident knowing that 74 cents of every dollar you give to Rails-to-Trails Conservancy goes right to strengthening the rail-trails you love.

Show your support: Donate now, become an RTC member, or renew.

Other Ways to Give

Become a True Paperless Member →

With your monthly contribution as a True Paperless member, you'll be saving paper, postage and other resources—which will help conserve our environment while ensuring that more of your contribution goes toward critical rail-trail work and programs. It’s a win-win.

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Give the Gift of Membership →

Show your appreciation for the special people in your life while supporting the trail movement. They will receive all the benefits of an RTC membership throughout the year and become part of a national family of rail-trail supporters. It’s the perfect gift for anybody who loves the outdoors.

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Become a Trailblazer →

By donating $1,000 or more annually through our Trailblazer Society, you will be playing a leadership role in supporting our mission, providing a powerful and flexible source of funding for the preservation of historic rail corridors, and the creation and expansion of trails and trail networks nationwide. Join this distinguished group of donors.

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Give Monthly →

Support RTC through our monthly giving program, the "Trail Keeper Club"; your small monthly contribution will add up to big help for rail-trails! You’ll receive all the benefits of an RTC membership, while offering yearlong support. What could be better?

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Make an Estate or Planned Gift →

Naming RTC in a will is an effective way for people of all means to make a lasting gift for rail-trails. Support from bequests makes a significant difference in what we can accomplish and brings us closer to our vision of a "connected" America. 

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More Ways to Give

RTC offers a number of other convenient ways that you can financially support our work to build, maintain, defend and connect trails and trail corridors across the country. Give a gift of stock, make a matching gift, join or create a workplace giving program, or make a memorial contribution in honor of someone who’s passed away.