Planned Giving

“Leaving money to FOTC is helping to utilize and preserve a valuable resource for future generations.” Bruce says.

Please consider making a planned gift to the Friends of Tryon Creek, like Bruce and Linda.

If you have questions about making a planned gift feel free to contact our Development Director, Stephanie Puhl at or 503.636.4398.

Linda Leaves a Legacy Gift

Linda Leaves a Legacy Gift Linda Koser has been an active leader within the Friends of Tryon Creek community for 25 years. This year she is retiring after 11 years as FOTC's Field Trip Coordinator, but Linda's gifts to the community of Tryon Creek State Natural Area...

Let us Know

We often receive bequests from people whom we have never had the opportunity to thank. If you include the Friends of Tryon Creek in your estate plans, please let us know.

We value the opportunity to express our gratitude and to let you know that your gift is greatly appreciated now and for future generations of forest explorers and wildlife to come.