Become a Member of LCF

When you become a member of the Land Conservation Foundation, you’ll play an important role in helping to protect and steward our properties, including the beautiful Sangamon River Corridor Reserve and Mettler Woods Nature Preserve. Yearly support provided by tax-deductible membership dues helps to ensure that LCF is able to care for these treasured natural areas in perpetuity.

As a member, you’ll receive email updates and event invitations, keeping you aware of opportunities to volunteer and attend workshops, lectures, and workdays.


Membership Levels

Sustaining $250

Corporate $500

Student $20

Individual $50

Family $80


Sangamon River Corridor Reserve forest restoration area

To pay or donate by
credit card or PayPal:



To mail a check:
Print and complete our giving form (PDF). Mail it with a check, payable to Land Conservation Foundation, to:
Deanna Glosser, PhD
Executive Director
3413 Waterville Ct.
Champaign, IL 61822


Additional Donations

Along with the sustaining support of annual memberships, additional donations also advance our ability to create interconnected corridors and maintain the Bruce Hannon Levee Trail, benefiting both wildlife and people. Your additional gift helps to further our mission and is greatly appreciated.


Memorial Gifts

Honor someone with a gift by mailing a check to the address above, or use the “Donate” button above to give by credit card or PayPal. If you wish to have your honoree recognized by LCF, or have the family notified of your gift, please contact us to provide details.


Land Donation

You may be interested in donating your property to the Land Conservation Foundation to protect it forever, or selling your land at less than fair market value, which can have tax advantages. To learn more about either of these options, please contact LCF Executive Director Deanna Glosser at 217/607-8155 or deanna@landconservationfoundation.org to discuss a:

• Gift of land, or
• Bargain land sale

Gift & Estate Planning

There are many ways you can leave money, land, or other assets to the Land Conservation Foundation. If you are interested in any of the following ways of helping LCF achieve its vision, please talk to your financial planner or contact LCF Executive Director Deanna Glosser at 217/607-8155 or deanna@landconservationfoundation.org.

Options include:

• Naming LCF as a life insurance beneficiary or as part of your retirement plan
• Leaving LCF appreciated securities
• Leaving LCF real estate