How To Give
Join us in working for a more just world: you can support equitable and sustainable approaches to ownership of land and other resources through Equity Trust. Learn more about options for donating and make your gift today.
Click HERE to support our work with Equity Trust Fund borrowers struggling with the economic impact of the COVID-19 crisis.
Equity Trust also accepts contributions through Network For Good.
Checks can be made out to “Equity Trust, Inc.” and sent to:
P.O. Box 746
Amherst, MA 01004
With an honor or memorial gift, you can honor someone’s memory or mark a special occasion for a friend or loved one by making a gift in their name. We can send a greeting to the person or their family to acknowledge your thoughtful gift.
You may be able to increase the impact of your gift with the help of your employer. Contact your company’s human resources office to find out if it offers a matching gift program.
We accept land gifts of present or future interests in real estate of any kind. We’ll explore stewardship options to maintain the property for appropriate charitable or conservation purposes.
Wills & Planned Giving
Your support for Equity Trust in your will can leave a lasting legacy.
By will or trust:
“I bequeath __________ (dollar amount or percentage) to Equity Trust, Inc. a not-for-profit organization located in Amherst, MA, tax ID #06-1337421.”
By retirement plan, life insurance policy, or donor advised fund:
- Request a beneficiary designation form from your account’s administrator.
- Designate Equity Trust, Inc. as a partial, contingent, or sole beneficiary of your account.
- Sign and return the form to your plan administrator and keep a copy for your records.
We welcome gifts of stock. You can use this online tool to donate Stock to Equity Trust, Inc.
Please contact us to request more information and discuss details about any of these options. We also recommend that you consult your own financial and legal advisors to learn how a gift would work in your circumstances.
Equity Trust, Inc. is a 501(c)3 organization. Donations to our work are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
Thank you for your support!