Ecumenical Community of Chautauqua


Giving Information

Through their generosity, guests and friends of the Ecumenical Community of Chautauqua make possible the continuation and enhancement of this enterprise. Gifts enable people of modest means to experience the cultural, artistic and spiritual offerings of Chautauqua Institution. Gifts also allow the Board to keep the physical facilities in good order. Every gift of every size plays an invaluable role. You can make your gift to ECOC in a variety of ways. You can also make your gift in honor or memory of a family member or loved one. One of the ways listed below may be best suited to your wishes and intentions. All gifts are acknowledged and a charitable gift statement is provided. ECOC is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization and gifts are deductible to the fullest extent allowable by law. Checks should be made to “ECOC.”

OUTRIGHT GIFTS to the general operation and upkeep of ECOC, usually made in the form of cash or publicly-traded securities, provide direct and immediate support.

Cash (by check only) (mark: “gift donation”)
send to:
Gift Donation
P. O. Box 988
Chautauqua, NY 14722

Robert P. Boell
716.357.3814 (summer)

BEQUESTS: made through a donor’s will, trust, or retirement plan. Contact ECOC at above Chautauqua address or number for further information.

MATCHING GIFTS Many employers match their employees’ contributions to charitable causes. ECOC has been deemed eligible for matching donations by a number of corporations. Check the human resources office at your workplace.