Membership

The IRA Charitable Rollover allows individuals who are age 70½ or older to donate up to $100,000 to charitable organizations directly from their IRA. The distribution which will count toward their yearly Minimum Required Distribution (MRD) and won't be treated as taxable income.

Each year, the Forest Society honors someone whose outstanding dedication to conservation in New Hampshire is deserving of the organization’s highest recognition. This year we recognized Martha Chandler, of Laconia, as that person at our annual meeting on September 24 in Durham.

Rick and Wendy Van de Poll, Center Sandwich

Members since 1990

Your continued support makes us what we are today – one of the most effective statewide land conservation organizations in the country. Through our members, the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests has helped to protect over a million acres throughout the state, including some of the most stunning landscapes, important wildlife habitat and popular outdoor recreation destinations in the Northeast.

With your renewal, you will continue to receive Forest Notes, our quarterly, award-winning magazine and invitations to special events.

Forest Society members gather on a field trip during our annual meeting.

There are many ways you (or your business) can support the conservation work of the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests.