Giving Instructions - What to Give - Give Current & Future Donors - Berkshire Taconic

Giving Instructions

Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation makes it easy for you to give in a variety of ways.

  1. Cash Wiring Instructions [PDF, 66.4KB]. Notify BTCF of your intention to transfer cash by calling 413.229.0370 or emailing
  2. Please do not mail cash. Cash can be hand delivered to our office in Sheffield, MA. We are open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m to 5 p.m.
  1. Make checks payable to Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation with the fund name in the memo line/or make the check co-payable to Berkshire Taconic/fund name
  2. Mailing address:
    Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
    800 North Main Street, PO Box 400
    Sheffield, MA 01257
  1. Notify BTCF of your intention to transfer stock by calling 413.229.0370 or emailing
  2. Fill out Stock Transfer Form [PDF, 66.8KB], which includes specific bank transfer instructions.

If you are not able to make a substantial gift to charity at this time but want to leave something for your community, you may want to consider including Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation in your will. You can leave a specific dollar amount, a property, a percentage of your estate or the remainder after distributions to other beneficiaries.

Another way to leave a bequest is to name Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation as a beneficiary of your retirement plan or life insurance policy. You can designate a percentage of the assets which remain in the plan at your death.

Bequest Intention Form [PDF, 496KB]

There are many ways to make a planned gift, some offering life income. Learn more about what to give.

Your Gifts are tax deductible

BTCF is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt, publicly supported organization; contributions are fully deductible to the extent permitted by law.