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Planning Your Gift to BTI

Discover the many ways you can support the Boyce Thompson Institute through your estate plans and leave a legacy of scientific advancement.

Many gift options have special advantages such as increased tax benefits or an income stream. At the same time, you can enjoy the satisfaction of knowing your gift will provide vital future support for researchers, facilities, and programs throughout the Boyce Thompson Institute.  Click the links below or contact us for more information.


Including a gift to BTI in your will is a simple way to leave an enduring legacy.

Life Income Gifts

Earn income for yourself or a beneficiary through assets gifted to BTI.

Name BTI as Beneficiary

Avoid tax penalties by designating BTI as a beneficiary of your IRA, 401(k), or 403(b) plan.

Gifts of Real Estate

Make a unique, lasting, and convenient gift of real estate based on current market value.


For more information on how to include BTI in your estate, contact:

Joshua Clark

(607) 254-6775


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


Disclaimer: The information above is intended to assist you in your tax, estate, and charitable planning. It is not legal advice and should not be relied upon as such. Learn more about the information on this website.