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The Eno River Association is about the people. The Eno connects us – to nature, to each other, and to the shared goals of land protection, access to nature, and climate resilience. Join us in protecting parkland, safeguarding drinking water, conserving farms & forests, protecting plants & animals, and inspiring future generations by making a donation.

Join the Harkrader Family in support of the Eno River Association’s role in bring Eno River State Park to downtown Hillsborough. Learn more or give online.

Ways to Give

Donate online 
Via credit card, bank account, or by making a monthly pledge

Donate by phone 
Call (919) 620-9099 x 201.

Donate by Mail 
Eno River Association
4404 Guess Road
Durham, NC  27712

Gift of Stock
Stock transfers can be made to the Association for the Preservation of the Eno River Valley, Inc. at Wells Fargo; DTC Number 0141; Account Number 1212-3780. Please allow a minimum of 2 business days for transfer to be processed and sale to clear.

Give in Honor or Memory
Recognize, honor, or celebrate a loved one while supporting a clean, free-flowing Eno River. We will send a card notifying the recipient or the next of kin, when provided. Learn more and see a list of current tribute gifts.

Donate a Vehicle
Donate your old car, boat, RV, motorcycle, or other vehicle by calling 855-500-7433 or filling out this web form. CARS will tow or haul the vehicle away, give you a receipt, and send Eno River Association a donation.

Designate your gift to Land Protection & Stewardship
While all donations support our land protection efforts, donors have the opportunity to designate their gifts specifically to conservation and stewardship of land along the Eno River through the Allen Lloyd Fund for the Upper Eno, Confluence Fund, Conservation Land Stewardship Endowment Fund, Margaret C. Nygard Land Acquisition Fund, and Roberta & Herman Brown Land Preservation Fund.

Donate via a Donor Advised Fund
We are a registered charity with many of the major donor advised fund operators including the Triangle Community Foundation, Fidelity, Charles Schwab, etc. Please note that some search features, including the Triangle Community Foundation, list us only under our legal name: Association for the Preservation of the Eno River Valley, Inc.

Membership & Giving Societies

Eno River Association Membership
Since our beginnings, the Eno River Association has been about the people who come together around shared goals of land protection, access to nature, and climate resilience. You donation of any amount makes you a member of the Association, and benefits for members begin at $35. Learn more.

Sustaining Members
Donors who give on a monthly recurring basis bring stability, maintain our support of natural lands, and allow us to continue to plan for the future. Learn more about the benefits of giving monthly.

Wildflower Society
Make a special commitment to support our ability to be strategic, proactive, and responsive to land protection opportunities. Wildflower Society members of $500+ receive invitations to special events and priority listing in our newsletter unless they wish to remain anonymous. Learn more.

Legacy Membership
Leaving a bequest or estate gift to the Eno River Association help protect the river, its waters, parks, trails, wildlife, and adjoining farmland beyond your lifetime. Learn more about these types of gifts and see sample language here.

The Eno River Association is a nationally accredited land trust and 501(c)3 nonprofit registered in the State of North Carolina. For more information on any of these options contact Emily Hill, Director of Development via email or call (919) 620-9099 x 201.