The Wildwood Open Lands Foundation is dedicated to promoting conservation and respecting natural and cultural resources.
To establish, grow, and sustain an interdependent, tri-focused, organization that promotes the conservation, promotion, and education of natural and cultural resources through 1) global exploration and documentation, 2) acquisition, conservation, and maintenance of undeveloped/open space lands, and 3) establishment and sustainment of a publicly interactive facility to display, engage, and support the messaging of the foundation.
What We Do
We are a Charitable Foundation Registered as a Nevada Nonprofit Corporation. Established in February 2020, the Wildwood Open Lands Foundation is pursuing 501(c)3 status under USC Title 26.
Wildwood Expedition serves as the research, travel, outreach, and publishing arm of the Foundation. What is valued is preserved. We strive to generate value in this way by sharing direct personal connections. Wildwood Expedition is a channel of communication supporting the vision of the foundation.
Wildwood Conservancy is the land preservation operation of the Foundation. Conservancy’s goal is to acquire, manage, and maintain natural and cultural reserves primary, but not limited to, the western United States.
Wildwood Heritage is a long-term goal of the Foundation. Wildwood Heritage shall be a public facing operation that serves to share the travels and connections of Expedition and Conservancy in an interpretive, discovery center format.
How You Can Help
Make a Donation
Giving online has never been more secure, convenient or hassle-free with our one-click donation. We also do accept standard cash and check donations.
Share Your Adventures
What is valued is preserved. The most impactful way to value something is when you make a direct personal connection to it. Advocacy is our channel to inspire others to travel and make personal connections to those places as well. Share your stories with us so we may deploy through our publications and exhibits.
Contact the Foundation
With the aim of protecting as much undeveloped open spaces as possible, we’re always seeking enthusiastic volunteers. Please contact us for more information.