HELP FUND OUR FUTURE
For more than 90 years, people in and around Newtown have generously donated time, money and land to support the NFA’s mission of preserving open space here in our community. If you are interested in helping, please consider donating what you can or talk to us about gifting land, easements or investment securities.
Interested in doing more? Think about becoming a member.
The Check is in the Mail
Gifts of cash or checks can be made to:
Newtown Forest Association, Inc.
Newtown, CT 06470
To make an online donation with a Credit Card or PAYPAL account
You may also make a gift through Network for Good.
Most of the land protected by the NFA has been obtained through the generous donations of local land owners. Donating property to the NFA preserves the land in perpetuity and provides the donor with a charitable income tax deduction equal to the fair market value of the donated land, reducing income tax obligations. Please also see how we evaluate a property for donation against our Land Acquisition Criteria.
The NFA also accepts conservation easements which essentially result in the landowner giving up their development rights; the fair value of which can also be deducted as charitable contributions.
For More Information…
If you are interested in obtaining more information or donating land, conservation easements, investment securities or cash, please contact our Treasurer directly.