Ways to Help us Grow

Learning Tree Farm is extremely grateful to the many donors who help us to continue our mission every day of facilitating hands-on learning experiences in a traditional farm setting. Your gifts ensure the continuance of outdoor education and the preservation of our agricultural past for generations to come!

CLICK HERE  for this year's Annual Appeal letter!

Gifts large and small have an important impact on Learning Tree Farm:

  • $25 will feed the chickens a month.
  • $50 will feed the ponies and donkeys for three months.
  • $100 will cover the veterinary costs for our spring lambs.
  • $250 will support a field trip for 25 children.
  • $500 will support a field trip for 75 children.
  • $1,000 will support a field trip for 100 children.

Click on the "Donate Now" button and make your gift today!


Other ways to support hands-on learning:


Become a Learning Tree Farm Member and enjoy visiting the farm for FREE!  We offer several annual memberships levels. Benefits include great discounts on our Saturday Family Fun series and Summer Camp tuition! For additional information on how to become a member, visit our Membership page!

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If you have online shopping plans, please consider using the farm's #AmazonSmile  link below! You'll be supporting hands-on learning in a traditional farm setting for all children and families in the Miami Valley at no cost to you! As a small nonprofut, every cent counts! 


Combined Federal Campaign

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(use our code # 74602): if you're an employee of the federal government, you can easily donate by having the desired amount deducted from your paycheck. CFC is conducted from September 1st through December 15th each year. 

Mail: send a check, made to Learning Tree Farm, to 3376 S. Union Rd, Dayton, OH 45417. Please specify on the memo line it is a donation. 

The Founders Society

The Sally Keyes/Jean Ryan Founders Society was established in 2013 to recognize the tremendous and outpouring '" labor of love" exemplified over the past forty years by Sally and Jean in establishing LTF. This society recognizes annual gifts of $1,000 or more in a 12-month period. When you make a gift to Learning Tree Farm you can be confident that it is used to provide for the mission each and every day.  For additional information, please contact the Director of Farm Operations at info@learningtreefarm.org.

Legacy Gifts

They are the gifts that continue your family legacy for years to come. They are the gifts you, personally, may make or the gifts you and your family share together. Have you considered Learning Tree Farm as a Legacy gift opportunity? For additional information, please contact the Director of Farm Operations at info@learningtreefarm.org

Kroger Community Rewards

Kroger Community Rewards

Supporting Learning Tree Farm has never been easier - just shop at Kroger and swipe your Plus Card! Here's how to enroll:

1. Visit KrogerCommunityRewards.com

2. Sign in to your online account, or create an account

3. Find and select Learning Tree Farm (42971), click "Enroll"

You'll start earning rewards for Learning Tree Farm right away on qualifying purchases made using your Kroger Plus Card! Learn more at KrogerCommunityRewards.com, and thank you for your support.



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Upcoming Events
Sat Jan 27 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Snow Play or Winter Hike
Wed Jan 31 @12:30PM - 02:00PM
Little Red Hen - Tracking Woodland Animals
Thu Feb 01 @12:30PM - 02:00PM
Little Red Hen - Early Groundhog Day
Sat Feb 03 @ 1:00PM - 03:00PM
Love the Birds
Sat Mar 10 @10:00AM - 12:00PM
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