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Become a member of the Tennessee Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation



The American Chestnut Foundation depends primarily upon its members to support research to develop a blight-resistant American chestnut tree. Over 6,000 members are helping to bring this important tree back from the brink of extinction.

All members of The American Chestnut Foundation

  • All TACF publications
  • A special TACF car decal
  • Membership in one of our state chapters: AL, CT, GA, IN, KY, MA/RI, MD, ME, NC/SC, NY, OH, PA/NJ, TN, VA, VT/NH & WV
  • Access to expert advice on growing and caring for American chestnut trees
  • Opportunities to participate in local breeding and research activities
  • And much, much more


TACF Annual Sponsors have access to our potentially blight-resistant seeds, called Restoration Chestnuts 1.0! For more information, go to our membership store here.