Brant Point Light and beach.

Ways to Give

The Community Foundation for Nantucket provides you a simple, powerful and highly personal approach to giving. While the easiest way to give is either cash or stock, the Foundation also welcomes other types of assets. You can make a gift now or establish a Planned Gift.

Contribution Instructions

Community Foundation for Nantucket offers several easy contribution options. If you have any questions, or would like a copy of the Foundation’s Gift and Fund Acceptance Policies, please contact us at (508) 825-9993.

Cash – Cash gifts can be made by check or online. You may also make a wire transfer of cash. Make a gift now

Check – Make checks payable to: Community Foundation for Nantucket, with the Fund’s name on the check memo line. Mail the check to PO Box 204, Nantucket, MA 02554.

Credit Card – Online credit card contributions (MasterCard, Visa, or American Express) can be made 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Make a gift now

Stock – A gift of stock enables you to avoid capital gains taxes.


Please alert the Foundation of any transfer gift by email to Margaretta Andrews at or call 508-825-9993. Instructions for each type of gift are detailed below. If you would like to make a gift of unrestricted or closely held securities, please call for instructions. The Foundation’s back office services are provided by Greater Horizons, powered by the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation. 

Wire Transfers of Cash

Please include the fund name and the amount of the gift in your communication to the Foundation.

Wire to: Rockland Trust, 104 Pleasant Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
ABA #011304478
For credit to: Greater Horizons fbo Community Foundation for Nantucket
Account No.: 88 0285605
Contribution to: FUND NAME

Wire Transfer of Stock, Corporate Bonds and Other Marketable Securities

Please include the fund name, a description of the shares and the name of the brokerage firm in your communication to the Foundation.

Wire to: National Financial Services LLC, DTC #0226
For credit to: Greater Horizons fbo Community Foundation for Nantucket
Account No.: 645-771593
Contribution to: FUND NAME

Government Securities, including Treasury Bills, Notes, Bonds and FNMAs

Please contact Community Foundation for Nantucket directly at 508-825-9993. The Foundation must authorize acceptance of these securities.

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