Please consider a gift to FLC – your contributions ensure the preservation of farmland, natural areas, and waterways across our diverse region.

Click here to read about FLC Conservation Easement Donor & Friend of the Foothills, Sally Chaffin, on the importance of land conservation!


You can make an online donation to FLC through:


In lieu of an online donation, feel free call or utilize FLC’s donation form and mail to us along with a check or credit card offering.

Click here to print and mail FLC’s donation form.

Foothills Land Conservancy
3402 Andy Harris Road
Rockford, TN  37853

Phone – 865-681-8326


Friends of the Foothills All donations to Foothills are welcome, including annual gifts.

Conservation CircleMajor Gifts ($1,000+) Includes both Individual and Corporate Donations

Legacy Circle Estate Gifts, Bequests and Land Donations

Click here for FLC’s Donor Bill of Rights


AmazonSmile Program – Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Foothills Land Conservancy.  Click here for FLC’s AmazonSmile page.

Kroger Community Rewards – FLC is a participating non-profit with Kroger’s Community Rewards Program. Once enrolled, our supporters earn dollars for FLC every time they shop and use their Plus Card!  Click here to register.  Type type in Foothills Land Conservancy or the number VA513 when prompted. All participants must re-enroll each year to continue earning rewards for their chosen organization.

Corporate Matching Gift Program – Many companies have a program which matches employee gifts to organizations like Foothills Land Conservancy.  Some companies match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.  To arrange a matching gift and multiply your support to Foothills, check with your employer to see if Foothills land Conservancy is eligible to participate. FLC staff can assist with applicable paperwork  and can provide our U.S. Federal Tax ID number  (E.I.N.) upon request. FLC is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization and does not receive any financial assistance from local, state or federal governments. We rely on individual and corporate contributions solely to sustain our organization, land acquisition and stewardship funds.

Gifts & Bequests – Please visit our Legacy Circle page to learn about ways you can support Foothills through donations and bequests of land, stocks, appreciated assets, life insurance, annuities and in-kind donations.

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Foothills Land Conservancy is dedicated to protecting, preserving, and enhancing the lands and environments of the Southern Appalachian region and promoting the character of the land for the benefit of the general public, now and in the future.

Dear Friends,

This year FLC celebrates 34 years as a regional land trust, having assisted with over 125,000 acres preserved and 300+ land preservation partnerships to date! Your ongoing pledge of support is greatly appreciated and provides Foothills Land Conservancy with the opportunity to protect working farms, woodlands, watersheds and open spaces across Tennessee and across the Southeast region.  Click here to read more about FLC’s recent land preservation projects.

In 2017, our organization relocated to a permanent home on 300 preserved acres in Blount County, TN. Click here to learn about FLC’s new office at the Harris Farm. We also added new staff members. Click here to view their bios as well as the other staff members and our Board of Directors.  The Conservancy is excited to announce that our organization received a gift of 1,000 acres in Roane County! Click here to read the details and what the plans are for this property.

We could not have come this far without the support of our Friends of the Foothills! Thanks to your generous contributions, FLC is able to expand our preservation efforts across this diverse region. Foothills is a 501(c)(3) and does not receive any financial assistance from local, state or federal governments. We rely solely on individual and corporate contributions to sustain our organizational, land acquisition and stewardship funds. Click here to make an online donation to the Foothills Land Conservancy!

No matter what time of year it is, please know that our door is always open to our Friends. We always welcome your questions, ideas, and resources to help us fulfill our mission of promoting, protecting and enhancing the lands of the Southern Appalachian region. Please call our office at 865-681-8326 with any inquires  about FLC’s land preservation options

Thank you for being a valued Friend of the Foothills!

Bill Clabough, FLC Executive Director

Bill Clabough

Executive Director

P.S. Refer a Friend – Do you know someone who might be interested in learning more about our efforts to protect Tennessee’s natural places? Please send an email with their contact information to with the subject line Friend of the Foothills.  We will be sure to send them a packet of introductory information about FLC on your behalf. Thank you for helping us grow the Foothills community!

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