Donors & GivingFor more than three decades, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation has channeled generosity where it is needed, bringing together resources and passion to tackle the region's most pressing issues and create lasting change.
Giving through BTCF
A collaborative approach to philanthropy
We use a collaborative approach to philanthropy, working closely with donors to establish flexible donor advised funds, make grants and award scholarships, strengthen organizations, convene leaders and connect neighbors. Everyone has something to contribute. Together, we can make life here even better.
The Community Fund
Responding to pressing needs
Generous donors around our region entrust us to invest in partners and programs that meet needs and increase opportunity. Gifts to the fund support innovative ideas in education, entrepreneurship and community engagement, as well as basic needs such as housing and food.
Whatever your passions, we have giving options for you.
Donor Resources & Forms
Important and frequently requested information is gathered here to help with your planning and giving.
Why Choose Us
We work closely with donors to understand your goals and identify giving options, tax benefits and ways to involve your family in philanthropy.
We understand the opportunities and challenges ahead for our communities and partner with organizations that are addressing them.
We bring people together to act on a shared vision that all residents deserve the opportunity for economic mobility and a high quality of life.
Our diversified investment program minimizes risk while producing consistent and stable growth for the long term.
Giving for enduring impact
Estate and gift planning through Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation is a simple and meaningful way to establish your charitable legacy.