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Join or Renew

We welcome you to our community of supporters. Your gifts help to protect and care for the East Bay’s most precious natural resources and ensure that the beauty, diversity, and fullness of our natural areas continue to enrich and sustain us all.

Friends of Muir

John Muir Land Trust’s Friends of Muir donors help to ensure the continued protection of East Bay lands with gifts of $35 to $999 annually. Your annual donation at this level helps provide essential ongoing support of our conservation initiatives and public outreach.

Friends of Muir donors receive the following benefits annually:

  • Subscription to Horizons, our bi-annual newsletter
  • Invitations to special events and hikes
  • Special recognition in annual report

Leadership Circle

John Muir Land Trust’s Leadership Circle is a network of generous donors who give $1,000 or more annually. Leadership Circle members are united by their significant commitment to preserve the East Bay’s irreplaceable lands. By joining the Circle you provide the necessary support to help JMLT act quickly when opportunities arise, protect critical high-conservation lands in our region, and care for these lands in perpetuity.

There are two levels within the Leadership Circle: Stewards and Benefactors, with the following benefits annually:

    Stewards - $1,000 - $19,999:
  • Bi-annual briefings with Executive Director
  • Bi-annual special access hikes and educational opportunities
  • Annual State of the Land Trust phone briefing
  • Subscription to Horizons, our bi-annual newsletter
  • Invitations to special events
  • Special recognition in annual report
    Benefactors - $20,000+:
  • All at Stewards level
  • Invitations to exclusive outings and events