Protect The Places We Share

Donate and become a member of MountainTrue

Members support:

  • monitoring our rivers and streams and tracking down sources of pollution to keep our waters healthy places to fish, paddle and swim;
  • investigations of timber sales and road building projects in our national forests; 
  • invasive pest eradication programs to keep our forests resilient and to protect native fish habitats;
  • campaigns to clean up coal ash pollution and for more renewable energy for WNC;
  • efforts to work with marginalized communities to make sure they receive a fair shake in large infrastructure projects like the widening of I-26 through Asheville; and
  • lobbying in Raleigh – to keep an eye on new legislation and work with legislators to protect our mountains.

Join our Headwaters Giving Circle by becoming a monthly recurring member and help us better sustain our work year in and year out.

Watauga Riverkeeper Andy Hill monitors for pollution at a tributary of the Watauga River.

Want to give in other ways? Get in touch.

Have questions or ideas around about planned giving, workplace giving, or other kinds of giving to help support MountainTrue? Let’s talk. Contact Amy Finkler, Development and Operations Coordinator, directly at or 828-258-8737 x 209.

Other ways to give!

  • Workplace giving: A small gift each month can make a large impact. Ask your employer if they participate in (or would like to) EarthShare or the NC State Employees Combined Campaign (#1125)
  • Matching donations: You can often double or even triple your gift to MountainTrue with matching funds provided by your employer. Check with your company’s personnel office to learn if your company offers a gift matching option.
  • Stock: A gift of stock supports MountainTrue and offers you financial benefits. Your broker can transfer securities to MountainTrue.
  • Planned giving: Make a deep and meaningful impact for future generations.

MountainTrue Tax ID # is 56-1422691