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Make a gift to Boyce Thompson Institute (BTI) today.  Your support means so much to us and to future generations—and is the basis for the next big breakthrough!

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Many companies offer matching gifts. Ask your personnel office for more information. We offer several ways to make a financial contribution to support our work. Please choose the one that is most convenient for you.


Our secure online form is a convenient, safe way to make an online gift. 

By Check

Please make your check payable to Boyce Thompson Institute and mail it to:

Development Office
Boyce Thompson Institute
533 Tower Road
Ithaca, NY 14853

Gifts of Stock

A gift of appreciated securities entitles you to a charitable deduction equal to the fair market value of the securities without paying tax on the securities’ appreciation. To make a gift of stock, please contact Kelli Monce at or (607) 254-6775.

In Memory of / In Honor of

A thoughtful and popular way to mark a birthday, a wedding, a recent arrival, or any special occasion is by making a tribute gift or a memorial gift in remembrance of someone special. Such gifts in support of our research can honor someone who has made a real difference in your life, such as a friend, a relative, an academic mentor, or anyone else you consider special.

Planned Giving

By making a plan today, you will be supporting the work of our researchers tomorrow—and possibly for years to come.

Other Giving Options

To discuss other giving options or for further information, please contact the development office at or 607-254-6775, and we’ll be happy to assist you.



Contributions are 100 percent tax deductible and are acknowledged with a letter sent from our Development Office.