You Can Help Yosemite

You make a difference in the park each and every day. As a donor to Yosemite Conservancy, you help preserve the park for future generations.

Each year, the Conservancy provides grants to Yosemite National Park based on the park’s highest-priority needs. Your donations — and your participation in our outdoor programs, art workshops, theater performances and volunteering opportunities — provide essential funding for trail and habitat restoration, scientific research, visitor services, wildlife management and more.

Map of Your Impact

With your support we have completed more than 450 projects and provided more than $81 million in grants to the park. Click below to browse the  accomplishments made possible by your support. 

Yosemite Map, cropped image showing our work preserving and protecting the park

Why I Give
Gretchen Augustyn in the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias

I’m honored to be involved with all the work of Yosemite Conservancy. I feel strongly about supporting the park for generations yet to come, and for my children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Gretchen Augustyn
Yosemite Conservancy Donor
and Council Member

150th Anniversary

On June 30, 1864, President Lincoln ensured the preservation of Yosemite Valley and the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias. Join us to commemorate this milestone with a year of special events, exhibits and more.

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Featured Pages

Great Grey Owl finds refuge in Yosemite
Protect the Great Gray Owl

Yosemite is the largest and best sanctuary for California’s rare great gray owl. Your support helps protect this magnificent bird.

Reserve Ostrander Ski Hut

Advanced skiers, make your reservation entry for the popular historic ski hut! Reservations are awarded by lottery. The deadline is November 19.

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