GRLT Applies for Renewal of Accreditation
Land trusts who meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever are recognized with accreditation from the Land Trust Accreditation Commission.
Georges River Land Trust is pleased to announce it is applying for renewal of accreditation. A public comment period is now open.
The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance, conducts an extensive review of each applicant’s policies and programs. “The rigorous accreditation and renewal process ensures we’ve satisfied a specific set of criteria as a land conservation organization,” said GRLT Executive Director, Meg Rasmussen. “As an accredited organization, the Georges River Land Trust continues to demonstrate credibility with its current and future donors, partners, and supporters.”
The Land Trust Accreditation Commission invites public input and accepts signed, written comments on pending applicants. Comments must relate to how Georges River Land Trust complies with national quality standards. These standards address the ethical and technical operation of a land trust. Click here for the full list of standards.
To learn more about the accreditation program and to submit a comment, visit www.landtrustaccreditation.org, or email your comments to firstname.lastname@example.org. Comments may also be faxed or mailed to:
Land Trust Accreditation Commission
Attn: Public Comments
(mail) 36 Phila Street, Suite 2
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
or (fax) 518-587-3183
Comments on Georges River Land Trust’s application will be most useful by November 5, 2019.