Filson's heritage is rooted in the outdoors and we feel it is necessary to serve as stewards for a healthy environment. We are committed to supporting outdoor organizations with the mission of sustaining & promoting outdoor recreation. We focus our support on grass roots organizations that produce rapid and impactful results that our customers benefit and see value from.
National Forest Foundation
Filson has shared a connection with our forests and wild lands since our start in 1897. Our customers work, fish, hike, hunt and camp on public lands, and it’s a high priority for Filson to help preserve America’s beautiful backcountry. The National Forest Foundation’s 50-million Trees for Our Forests campaign is the perfect opportunity to support the NFF’s efforts to restore our forests.
National Forest Foundation Faqs
Filson has shared a connection with our forests and wild lands since our start in 1897. Our customers work, fish, hike, hunt and camp in public lands, and it's a high priority for Filson to help preserve America's beautiful backcountry. The National Forest Foundation's 50-million Trees for Our Forests campaign is the perfect opportunity to support the NFF's efforts to restore our forests.
What is the NFF?
The National Forest Foundation is a non-profit, charitable partner of the U.S. Forest Service that works to improve the health of our nation's forests.
What good will my donation do?
100% of donations will go to the National Forest Foundation's 50-Million Trees for Our Forests project. For every dollar donated through Filson, a tree will be planted on national forest land.
Why should we plant trees?
The trees planted will help offset losses to wildfires, insects and disease. Our vital watersheds also benefit from healthy, robust forests.
Do I have to buy anything in order to donate?
Anybody can donate any amount they wish, in dollar increments, with no obligation to make a purchase.
How much of my dollar actually plants a tree?
After administrative and overhead costs, the NFF will apply 85% of each dollar directly to the 50-Million Tree Campaign.
Can I deduct my donation?
Yes, you may qualify for the charitable donations, please see your tax consultant to confirm.
How can I learn more?
Please visit the National Forest Foundation website: National Forests: get-involved
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers seeks to ensure North America's outdoor heritage of hunting and fishing in a natural setting, through education and work on behalf of wild public lands and waters. Founded in 2004, BHA has over 23,000 members with chapters across the United States and in Canada. Visit https://www.backcountryhunters.org/ for more information.
The Conservation Alliance is an organization of outdoor businesses whose collective contributions support grassroots environmental organizations and their efforts to protect wild places for their habitat and recreational values. Members pay dues into a central fund and twice a year vote on which organizations should get funded. Because each member company may submit one ballot, each member has an equal say in the grant decisions. One hundred percent of dues go into the Conservation Alliance Grant Fund. Visit www.conservationalliance.com for more information.
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership
The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (TRCP) is a nonprofit organization that seeks to unite and amplify the voices of sportsmen and women of all stripes, conservation organizations, and outdoor businesses around the issues of conservation, habitat, and access. With 60 partner organizations, scores of corporate sponsors, and 100,000 individual members and supporters, the TRCP has earned a strong reputation for providing nonpartisan policy advocacy in Washington, D.C. and across the nation. Our mission: to guarantee all Americans quality places to hunt and fish.