Even if you live thousands of miles away from the nearest rainforest, they are essential to your survival.
Rainforest Action Network campaigns for the forests, their inhabitants and the natural systems that sustain life by transforming the global marketplace through education, grassroots organizing and non-violent direct action.
All of the ways to support
Rainforest Action Network is uniquely suited to making enormous changes happen. We’re tough. We’re tenacious. We think big and we won’t ever back down. In our 26-year history, we have secured hundreds of critical victories for the environment and Indigenous communities around the world and have helped protect millions of acres of forests in Indonesia, Canada, Chile, Brazil and beyond.
Now more than ever, the world needs someone who will always hold corporate industry’s feet to the fire. RAN is that organization, and your steady, reliable support today will decide what work we can take on over the next year.
As the lead support for all of RAN’s hard-hitting and effective campaigns, Rainmakers play a key role in our shared vision to change the future for the Earth’s most unique and treasured places.
Protect an acre
Protect-an-Acre is a small grants program which contributes directly to forest communities struggling to protect their rainforest homelands and the natural-resource base on which these communities rely.
Gift and Legacy Planning You can make a lasting contribution to the preservation of the world’s rainforests by naming RAN as a beneficiary in your will, or a recipient of a portion of your estate, or by establishing a charitable trust.
A memorial gift to Rainforest Action Network is a wonderful way to honor the memory of a relative or friend. A special acknowledgment will be sent to the family of the person memorialized.
Gifts of stock
A gift of stock, real estate or other appreciated assets can be particularly tax savvy! For example, You can donate a gift of stock without having to convert it to cash first. By giving a giftof stock to RAN, you can avoid capital gains tax on its increase in value since purchase. Your charitable deduction will be equal to the full market value of the stock.
Earth Share is a national funding coalition of environmental and conservation oriented charities. Through Earth Share you can make a one-time gift or a payroll deduction donation that helps every day to preserve and protect our environment – locally, nationally, and globally. As with the United Way, you can elect to support an individual organization such as RAN, select funding allocations for several organizations or simply support all of the Earth Share charities equally.
Source: Rainforest Action Network
Why support Us
Rainforest Action Network is uniquely suited to making enormous changes happen. We’re tough. We’re tenacious. We think big and we won’t ever back down. In our almost 30 year history, we have secured hundreds of critical victories for the environment and Indigenous communities around the world and have helped protect millions of acres of forests in Indonesia, Canada, Chile, Brazil and beyond.