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Preserve and protect Yosemite for the future. Renew your commitment today. 

Protect Wildlife

Thanks to your support, the Conservancy is funding vital research to protect critical species and habitat.

Experience

Enjoy arts in the park! Get creative with expert-led classes at the new Happy Isles Art and Nature Center.

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Join the Sequoia Society, a special group of donors who make a year-round commitment to preserving Yosemite. 

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You Can Help Yosemite

As a donor to Yosemite Conservancy, you help preserve the park for future generations.

Your gift today makes a lasting difference for Yosemite’s trails, habitat, wildlife and much more. And by participating in our outdoor programs, art workshops, theater performances and volunteer opportunities, you are giving back to the park you love.

A historical image of a bear cub in Yosemite Valley. Photo: Courtesy of NPS (Yosemite Research Library 018112)
New on Field Notes: Insights from the Archives

Five Student Conservation Association interns share insights from Yosemite's extensive historical collections, where they're working with experts to digitize and share thousands of decades-old photographs. 

Capture the Beauty of Yosemite Through Art
Capture the Beauty of Yosemite Through Art

If you’ve always wanted to paint Half Dome, capture wildflowers on paper, or learn a new, creative way of looking at the wonders around you, Yosemite’s art workshops are waiting for you. Artists of all ages and levels discover and develop their skills as they create permanent mementos of fun-filled days in the park.

Male Mule Deer in Yosemite by Wade Tregaskis
Photo of the Month: "Male Mule Deer in Yosemite" by Wade Tregaskis

Did you know that Yosemite Conservancy has a "photo of the month" feature on our enewsletter? Want to be considered for our next enewsletter? Join our Flickr group!

Learn about the upcoming grant projects in 2018.
2018 Grants in Yosemite

2018 is positioned to be one of our most exciting yet. Learn about the upcoming grant projects we’ve planned during our 95th anniversary of partnership with Yosemite National Park.

35 Years of Muir at Yosemite Theater
35 Years of Muir at Yosemite Theater

Celebrated actor and historian Lee Stetson portrays John Muir's good humor and profound love of wilderness at Yosemite Theater. Come enjoy a show during the 35th anniversary of Muir on stage.

The Restoration of Mariposa Grove
The Restoration of Mariposa Grove

Thanks to your support, this historic Mariposa Grove restoration project is preserving a healthy, vibrant home for Yosemite's giant sequoias, and the diverse plant and animal species that thrive in the Grove's habitat.

Featured Pages

Get creative at Happy Isles Art and Nature Center.
Art Along the River

Dip your toes into creative expression at the new home of Yosemite Conservancy's art programs: Happy Isles Art and Nature Center, located on the Merced River in Yosemite Valley. Join expert-led classes or enjoy open studio.

With your support, global audiences will soon be able to take a virtual visit to the Yosemite Museum.
Google Cultural Institute

Yosemite lovers near and afar deserve access to its fascinating cultural history, which is why we're partnering with Google Cultural Institute to build an interactive online exhibit showcasing Yosemite artifacts. 

El Capitan
Yosemite Webcams

Are you watching the webcams? Catch Yosemite's waterfalls, mountain ranges, and the occasional wild animal. 

Commemorate your special connection to the Yosemite and ensure the park remains a beloved treasure for future generations.
Leave Your Legacy in Yosemite

Make a gift that lasts beyond a lifetime. Commemorate your special connection to the Yosemite and ensure the park remains a beloved treasure for future generations.

Why I Give
It is super important to help preserve what I think is the most special place for future generations

It is super important to help preserve what I think is the most special place for future generations.

- Eliana Bushwalter
John Muir Heritage Society Donor