WNC Communities is the 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, based out of Asheville, NC that houses the Hemlock Restoration Initiative program.

Monetary donations

You can help save the hemlocks by making a donation. There are two ways to make monetary donation. All monetary donations will be recognized with a letter of thanks that can also be used for tax documentation.

Donations in the form of cash or check/money order made payable to “WNC Communities” (indicate HRI in the memo line) can be mailed or delivered to the address below:

Hemlock Restoration Initiative
c/o WNC Communities
594 Brevard Road
Asheville, NC 28806

You can also make a secure donation to HRI through PayPal. Please fill out the form below, and you will be redirected to the PayPal website to complete the donation. Donations will go through WNC Communities and be designated for HRI. At this time electronic donations can only be made through PayPal.

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    In-Kind Donations

    Contributions of time or materials are also useful. Contact HRI to find out more about making an in-kind donation.