Support Countryside Conservancy’s work in permanently protecting our region’s natural resources. Donors make all of our work possible! Countryside Conservancy is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and gifts to the Conservancy are tax-deductible. Click Here to make a donation.


The Conservancy is inspired by those individuals who remember us in their wills, through trusts or other forms of planned giving. We are glad to work with donors to explore bequests, charitable trusts or other mechanisms. Please call Executive Director Bill Kern at (570) 945-6995 if you are interested in making a bequest or other planned gift to the Conservancy.


The Conservancy welcomes gift of stock. If you own stocks that have appreciated in value, making a stock gift to the Conservancy can both qualify you for a Federal income-tax deduction and also save you from paying capital gains tax on the increase in the stock’s value over time. Please call Executive Director Bill Kern at (570) 945-6995 to get the information you will need to make a donation of stock.

Countryside Conservancy

We work to keep green spaces green in northeast PA!
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Countryside Conservancy2 days ago
Awesome trail work session today with 13 hearty volunteers - we braved the rain & opened up the Walter Schautz Trail!
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Countryside Conservancy5 days ago
Because of our Trolley Trail users giving us the headsup on downed trees, we’re able to respond quickly and keep the trail safe and open!
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Countryside Conservancy7 days ago
This is Shannon from the office. Cheryl and I want to wish a Happy National Boss's Day to our favorite boss man....Bill Kern! Thank you for all you do to keep protecting and connecting greenspace in NEPA!
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Countryside Conservancy1 week ago
Gardner Spencer Preserve
Can’t beat sunset on the Gardner Spencer Preserve.
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Countryside Conservancy2 weeks ago
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