How You Can Help

If you are looking to volunteer some of your time, talent or treasure to help in the restoration of the American chestnut, you’ve come to the right place! Please email TACF Indiana President Glenn Kotnik at to learn about some of the upcoming volunteer opportunities.

Volunteer Activities

The chapter hosts occasional tree plantings and maintenance, and we would love to have you participate. We also are seeking volunteers to share our chapter activities and education opportunities through our blog.

Leadership Positions

The Indiana Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation has opportunities to serve in leadership roles on its board of directors as well as in officer positions in the chapter. For more information, please contact Glenn Kotnik.

Make a Donation

As a volunteer driven organization, we are extremely grateful to our many volunteers, sponsors and partners. The Indiana Chapter’s current wish list items are:

  • Digital camera
  • Mounted turkey or squirrel for displays
  • Printer cartridges
  • AA batteries
  • Mailing Labels, Address Labels
  • Binoculars
  • Fiberglass, telescoping measuring pole
  • Laptop for presentations
  • Office Laminator
  • A Chapter truck
  • Towing supplies for the Chapter truck
  • Food/Drink donations for volunteer events

To donate an individual item, contact Glenn Kotnik at To make a monetary donation to the Indiana chapter, click here.


Join the American Chestnut Foundation, and you can select to also automatically become a member of the Indiana chapter. Click here to become a member.