Individual Giving

Donors like you support LandPaths’ mission to foster a love of the land in Sonoma County.

Your donation makes it possible for us to:

  • Root thousands of local children and teens in nature through awe-inspiring and transformative outdoor experiences, both in school and out of school.
  • Branch out conservation for everyone through with our diverse by design outings and community gardens in southwest Santa Rosa.
  • Grow community in nature through hundreds of opportunities each year for people to heal the land and be healed by the land through our robust stewardship programs on our own preserves and partner properties.

Read more about our programs and impact in our latest Annual Report.

We offer many different ways to contribute. Find the donor level that works for you, and discover even more ways to make an impact.  

One-Time Gift

Your personal financial contribution can be made online at any time. 

Make a tax-deductible one-time donation 

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Prefer to send a check? Please send to 618 4th Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Recurring Monthly Gift

Sustainers Circle donors are the backbone of our funding. Make your gift recurring and support us throughout the year. Your monthly gift or annual gift helps LandPaths effectively budget and ensures sustainable, stable support. You can update, change, or stop your donation at any time by contacting us at 707-544-7284 ext. 100 or by email at

Make a Recurring Gift

$1000 Giving Circle

By joining our $1000 Giving Circle, you provide a stable funding base for our programs. Make an annual contribution, or sign up as a recurring donor at the $84 level. Giving Circle donors receive special invites to behind-the-scenes outings and opportunities to meet with other donors and community members who share common purpose with the LandPaths’ mission to foster a love of the land in Sonoma County. 

Join the Giving Circle. (Remember to sign up as a recurring donor at the $84 level)

Honor a Loved One

Contributing to LandPaths is a thoughtful way to honor someone special. Gifts can be made in memoriam, or to recognize milestones, such as a birthday, wedding, or anniversary. If you wish, LandPaths will notify your recipient of your generous gift in their name. 

Employer Match Programs

The next time you donate to LandPaths, double your gift! Ask your employer if they will match your donation dollar-for-dollar. Many companies will match an employee’s donation to a nonprofit.

Give from your Family Foundation or Donor- Advised Fund

If you have a Family Foundation or Donor Advised Fund, please consider a grant to support the work of LandPaths. To learn more about the specific programs that are in alignment with your philanthropy goals, contact Deira Vicencio at 707.544.7284 x 100 or

Gift of Stocks and Securities

Giving appreciated investments (shares of stock) is an excellent way to both support our mission and potentially save on your taxes. Donors take a deduction for the full market value (with some limits) and don’t pay capital gains on the appreciation.

Give from your IRA or Retirement Plan

Make an IRA charitable rollover disbursement. If you are over 70-1/2 your gift counts towards your minimum mandatory distribution, and is reduces your taxable income by the value of your gift.

Sign up for eScrip

Many local shops and restaurants will make a contribution to LandPaths based on your purchases. Sign up for a community card and designate LandPaths as the recipient on the eScrip website. Pick up a card at participating markets and register online. Or register your phone number or payment cards at the eScrip website to get credit whenever you shop. Local participating businesses include: Oliver’s Market, Molsberry Market, Petaluma Market, plus over 30 restaurants in Sonoma, Marin and Napa Counties.

Amazon Smile

Lend your Amazon shopping to a good cause! Make sure to bookmark and use and register LandPaths as your preferred recipient. Amazon will contribute 0.5% of every purchase to LandPaths. It’s easy and doesn’t cost you extra! 

LandPaths is a 501 © 3 nonprofit organization. Donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Tax ID 68-0328590 We will not share your information.

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Stories from the Field

Read the latest on the connections with the land and nature made possibly by your generous gift.

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Stewardship, Joy, and Gratitude at LandPaths’ First Volunteer Stewardship Workday at Ocean Song Preserve

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Set to a soundtrack of soothing ocean waves rising from the Sonoma Coast below, LandPaths’ hosted our first stewardship workday of 2020 in January at Ocean Song …

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