Any amount helps us achieve our goals


The Athens County Foundation:

Athens County Trail Fund

The Athens County Trail Fund supports the maintenance and development of outdoor recreation in Athens County, including the Baileys Trail System. Donations to the fund can be earmarked endowed or expendable. Please use the Additional Comments/Requests section if you wish to specify how your contribution is designated. If no designation is specified, the donation will be split 50% endowed and 50% expendable.

The Trail Fund supports trail related needs including:

  1. Maintenance, rehabilitation, and emergency repair projects, with an emphasis on projects involving community volunteers

  2. Trail amenities

  3. Cost-share to state or federal grant funds for project development

  4. New projects

  5. Entrepreneur and community support around for local communities

The fund is governed by the Athens County Foundation.

NOTE- There’s a small fees for processing electronic transactions. If the donation is of a sizable amount- we encourage send a check to the Athens County Foundation.

To Donate by Mail:

  1. Make checks payable to Athens County Foundation

  2. On the memo line, write Trail Fund (the name of the fund or the purpose of the donation)

  3. Mail to:
    Athens County Foundation
    PO Box 366
    Athens, OH 45701-0366

  4. Donors will receive a tax receipt when the donation is processed