• Alliance Member

NGT is dedicated to keeping land in the hands of Philadelphians to grow food, flowers, and community. Our mission as a land trust is to acquire and preserve community gardens and other shared open spaces to improve quality of life in Philadelphia’s neighborhoods.

Land Protected



  • 1992

  • Yes

  • 3

  • 250

  • 1,500

  • 20

Public Access

Land trusts that welcome visitors for activities such as walking, hiking, biking, boating, fishing, birding and more.

Volunteer Opportunities

Land trusts with volunteer opportunities, such as trail maintenance, clean ups, administrative duties, giving tours and more.

Conservation Priorities
Agricultural Land

Land trusts that protect farms and ranches to ensure sustainable food and secure agricultural ways of life.

Land Trust Alliance

The Land Trust Alliance powers our nearly 1,000 member land trusts to permanently protect and conserve the land we need and love, ensuring it will be there for today and tomorrow.