Our administrative expenses are covered by Rustic Pathways, so 100% of donations go directly to our projects.



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The projects of the Rustic Pathways Foundation rely solely on the generosity of people like you. On behalf of the entire Rustic Pathways community and all of our global partners, thank you for your support!

The Rustic Pathways Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and all of its initiatives are funded through the donations and support of generous individual and corporate sponsors. Donations are tax deductible in the USA.

100% of Donations Go Directly to Our Projects

All of our operating and administrative expenses are financed by Rustic Pathways USA which means that 100% of all donations go directly towards our initiatives to increase opportunities for deserving students and communities both in the United States and abroad.

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The simplest way to donate is via our secure online system. Click the donate button to become a supporter today!

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Donate by Check or Money Order

You can also donate via check or money order. Please make all checks payable to the Rustic Pathways Foundation and send to:

Rustic Pathways Foundation
PO Box 472
Chardon OH 44024

If your donation is intended for a specific project or fund, please include a note with your donation so that it is directed to the correct initiative.



Each year, hundreds of Rustic alumni, students, and other members of the Rustic Pathways community set out to make a difference – and they do! The Impact Ambassador program leverages the passion of the Rustic Pathways community to support our initiatives around the globe.

Impact Ambassadors create personalized campaign pages that rally support for our projects. This group of amazing supporters raises hundreds of thousands of dollars each year, and they also gain valuable skills and connections along the way.

Once you set up a fundraising page by clicking here, you will be sent resources to help you get started, and you’ll be invited to join our online community where Impact Ambassadors collaborate and share tips & tricks.

This is an incredibly rewarding way to make a direct impact  in the world. Join the hundreds of young people who are using their network to do something amazing!

Become a Development Ambassador