Become a Trustee of the Land with a Leadership Gift

Trustees of the Land are individuals who give $10,000 or more annually. These special donors have a significant impact on protecting and caring for our rural landscape by providing almost 40 percent of the DLC’s annual operating budget. Trustees of the Land are invaluable partners in conservation who inspire all of us for their dedication. We honor them with invitations to exclusive events, premier listing in all of our communications and special recognition throughout the year. If you are interested in joining this exceptional affiliation, please contact us at (845) 677-3002.

Our Trustees of the Land

Trustees of the Land, the DLC’s most ardent supporters, demonstrate their steadfast commitment to land conservation with annual gifts of $10,000 or more.

  • James Augustine
  • Kathleen Vuillet Augustine
  • Irene & Jack Banning
  • Mr. & Mrs. Steven Benardete
  • Candace Browning-Platt
  • Mr. & Mrs. Russell L. Carson
  • Mr. Hugo Cassirer & Mrs. Sarah Buttrick
  • Mrs. Eliot Clarke
  • Helen & Everett Cook
  • Andrea & Guillaume Cuvelier
  • Kathleen & John Dunagan
  • Mr. & Mrs. Wolcott B. Dunham, Jr.
  • Kathe & John Dyson
  • Hal Epstein
  • Patricia & Alex Farman-Farmaian
  • Tom & Deban Flexner
  • Penny Gorman
  • Nichola & Peter Gray
  • Mrs. David R. Hathaway
  • Mr. & Mrs. William R. Hettinger
  • Edwina & James Hunt
  • Ms. Karen M. Karlsrud & Mr. Raymond C. Mikulich
  • Mr. & Mrs. Thomas W. Keesee
  • Ms. Fernanda Kellogg & Mr. Kirk Henckels
  • Mr. & Mrs. Ragnar Knutsen
  • Elissa Kramer & Jay Newman
  • Jill & Peter Kraus
  • George Langa
  • Claire & Chris Mann
  • Perrin & Gregory Martin
  • Mr. & Mrs. Timothy Mayhew
  • Caroline & Guy Merison
  • The Mershon Family
  • Jeremy & Joyann Michael
  • Deanna & Steve Mulligan
  • Joyce & George Mykoniatis
  • Mr. & Mrs. Thomas L. Newberry
  • Marta & Fernando Nottebohm
  • Jennifer & Erik Oken
  • Arnold S. & Madaleine Penner
  • M. Taylor Pyne
  • Terry & John Regan
  • Eric W. Roberts
  • J. Kevin Smith & Marc MacLean
  • Ms. Jennifer P. Speers
  • Dorothy W. Sprague & William J. Benedict, Jr.
  • Mr. & Mrs. John Sprague
  • Sarah & David Stack
  • Mr. & Mrs. William W. Stahl, Jr.
  • John-Lansing J. Teal
  • Mr. & Mrs. Oakleigh Thorne
  • Mrs. Oakleigh B. Thorne
  • Barbara Tober
  • Helen & Michiel van der Voort
  • Olivia van Melle Kamp
  • Mr. & Mrs. Alan B. Vickery
  • Mr. & Mrs. Robin A. Vince
  • Fred & Trina Whitridge
  • Mr. Robert Wilder


Foundations and Grants

The Alexander Bodini Foundation
The Buchan Foundation
The Buchanan Family Foundation
The Children’s Trust
Helen R. Buck Foundation
Katharine Bontecou Charitable Trust
Millbrook Tribute Garden
The PCLB Foundation
RKJ Foundation
Walbridge Fund