Donations/Our Donors

We Need Your Support!

Send a Kid to Camp!

The most important way to to help us is by helping someone attend our program by donating to our Send a Kid to Camp fund! Your donation goes directly to participants who need it.

  • We provide over $3500 in Scholarships to students who need financial aid

Use this button to help “Send a Kid to Camp!”

Still Point Primitive Camp

Help us provide deep nature connections and experiences via wilderness immersion at our Still Point Primitive Camp.
We need to raise $62,700 to build our off the grid primitive camp at Still Point in Harpers Ferry WV.  In 2005 with the help of our community we raised $50,000 to purchase Still Point with a group of like minded educators and now we your need to our next goal! The next step is creating our primitive camp facilities.  We have raised $16,300 so far!

Here is a list of  the projects your donations will help support;

  • Buiding five 12×12 tent platforms = $7200
  • Installing a well/water tank in camp = $5000-7000
  • Build a 30 x 30 cctagon covered work space with open fire pit cooking area = 18,000
  • Building enclosed outdoor shower stalls, = $2000
  • 3 Composting toilets = $500
  • 16 x 25 Resource Library/nature museum = $24000
  • Solar panels and lighting = $2000-$4000

Use this button to help us build the Still Point Primitive Camp!

General Operations

We need help keeping operational needs covered, including:

  • Field Guides and supplies for our mentoring programs – Peterson First Guides new or used
  • Camping Gear-tents, backpacks, sleeping pads etc..
  • Non Profit Accounting services
  • Up to date  Computers and software
  • Grant researcher/writers
  • Printer paper and ink
  • Staff Training
  • Affordable programming for our communities and schools
  • General liability insurance and operating expenses

Use this button to donate to our general operations.

You can also send your donations in the form of a check or money order to:

Ancestral Knowledge
PO Box 6
Brentwood, MD 20722
To show how much we appreciate your support we offer some gifts to you!

  • $80-$125 or more and you will receive a complimentary AK Tee shirt or Mora Knife
  • $125 -$249 receive a complimentary choice of two; AK T-shirt, AK coffee mug or Mora Knife
  • $250-$499 receive all three complimentary gifts; AK T-shirt, AK coffee mug, and Mora Knife
  • $500 – $999 receive all three complimentary gifts; AK T-shirt, AK coffee mug or Mora Knife and a free one day workshop
  • $1000 or more receive all three complimentary gifts; AK T-shirt, AK coffee mug or Mora Knife and a free weekend workshop or day pass to MAPS Meet

Ancestral Knowledge is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that Needs Your Financial Support! Our NUMBER ONE GOAL is to offer our Programs at prices which our schools and communities in MD, DC and Northern VA can actually afford, provide financial assistance to those who need it, and provide a safe positive environment for our participants to connect with nature! The money you donate will aid this effort and those things we need to make it all possible.

Special thanks to our donors:

Moore Cadillac / Hummer Dealership Chantilly, VA.

RAC Solutions Computer Services

Tom Klein Accounting Services Baltimore, MD.

High Mountain Signs Baltimore, MD.

Innovative Packaging, Reisterstown MD

Jan Macario
Rick Hueston
Jamey Hueston
Kim Katzenberger
Ned Rod McCracken
Kevin Haney
Jack Davis
Eric Bravo
Mark Worden
Doug Garbini
Joyce Lieberman
Joel Shor
James Mann
Tim Mac Welch
Christy Friske-Daniels
Mindi Weisenbloom
Mona Himmelsein
Jeannie Hong
Barbara Waxman
George Lipman
Jonathan Murray
William & Joan Kaczor
Nicholas Grenier
Brandan Sterns
Marsha Verber
John Bowman
Matt Bukowski