How to Get Involved

We need your time, your skills, and your money! Help us preserve Newton’s open spaces.

There are many ways you can help

Join the Conservators

Awtrey Dell Hillside
Awtrey Dell was donated to The Conservators by Tony and Pamela Awtrey in 2005

Membership costs as little as $35 a year, tax deductible. Learn more about the benefits of becoming a member.

Donate Land

We particularly welcome donations of land in Newton that can be preserved in its natural state for the benefit of future generations. We can also hold a conservation restriction on undeveloped land that you continue to own.

Include the Conservators in Your Estate Planning

There are substantial tax benefits if you direct a portion of your estate to The Conservators.

Make a Gift Today

See the ways to give to Newton Conservators.


Get out into the woods, and do some good at the same time. The Conservators sponsors invasive weed pulls and other volunteer activities. To learn about these events, sign up for our e-Bulletin electronic newsletter, or check the Upcoming Events list.

Volunteers are always needed for a variety of other roles, including serving on our board of directors, helping to manage this website, writing articles for the newsletter, and many others.

Charitable Tax Status

The Newton Conservators, Inc., is an IRS-qualified 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Our tax ID number is 04-6116074. Copies of our tax-exempt status letter are available upon request.