Get Involved

Welcome, and thanks for your interest in being a part of Maine Coast Heritage Trust! There are lots of ways to support the mission and join our growing community.

Give Today

Your gift will permanently protect coastal lands, make the shore more accessible, and connect people to the coast.

Make a Monthly Gift

Want to give back to the coast you love year-round? Become an Anchor—a monthly giver—and have an ongoing impact.

Ways to Give

There are all kinds of giving levels and opportunities to give to protect the Maine coast—each with its own perks! Join MCHT’s Next Wave, The President’s Circle, or The Legacy Circle to make the greatest impact.

MCHT Store

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Show your commitment to conservation in style! Explore our online store full of MCHT merchandise like hats, T-shirts, hoodies, tote bags, and more.



We’re committed to fostering the next generation of conservationists in Maine. To that end, MCHT provides paid summer internships to Maine college students seeking work experience in land conservation.


We care for land from Casco Bay to the Bold Coast. Want to pitch in as a volunteer land steward?

Conserve Your Land


Landowners can voluntarily conserve special lands, whether through an agreement to restrict development or by selling land to MCHT.

Share a Story

Conservation = public access to nature = healthy people and communities. How does land conservation make your life better? Give the gift of your story.

What We’re Working on Now

Learn more about our ongoing conservation efforts and how you can make a difference for the Maine coast through specific causes or places you care about.

Initiatives to Make the Maine Coast More Resilient to Climate Change

Special Projects, Programs, and Campaigns