Ways to Give


More Ways to Give

Gift and Estate Planning

Gifts through your will, living trust, retirement plan, or life insurance policy can have a big impact on our hopeful mission.

Workplace Giving

Many companies have matching funds to encourage employees to give to their favorite charities. Learn if you can make an even bigger impact with your gift!


Gift of Securities

The gift of appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual funds is a generous and tax-advantageous way to support the restoration of an iconic tree. 

IRA Charitable Rollover

This simple and direct transfer of your retirement assets is a tax-savvy way to give once you reach 70½ years of age. 



About your donation

Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Your online donation helps support ongoing research to develop a blight-resistant American chestnut tree to reintroduce within its native range along the eastern United States.

You can also make a donation by mail. Send check or money order to:

The American Chestnut Foundation
50 North Merrimon Avenue, Suite 115
Asheville, NC 28804

*We can only accept direct donations from people located in the United States or Canada. If you are located outside the U.S. or Canada, you can make a donation through Network for Good.