The New England Society (NES), one of the oldest charitable organizations in the United States, has a long, varied history of community outreach dating back to 1806. Today its charitable focus is education. The NES Scholarship Program provides funding for New York City students at New England colleges and universities. Click here for more information.

These Programs are funded through contributions from members, annual dues and fundraising events, so your support is needed! By making a gift to the New England Society, you will support a 211-year old tradition of philanthropic outreach and invest in the community at large.

The New England Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and contributions to NES are tax-deductible to the extent allowed under law. NES is also eligible for matching gift fund programs.

Use the buttons below to donate online. Contributions can also be mailed to the Society office: 355 Lexington Ave., 15th Floor, New York, NY 10017, or made by phone: (212) 297-2194.

Donate to the NES Scholarship Program
Donate to the General Operating Fund

In addition to traditional contributions, there are many other ways to support the organization.

Matching Gifts

Many companies offer matching gift programs and most of these programs match contributions dollar for dollar, and some will even double or triple the amount of your gift!

Find out if your company offers a matching gift program. If so, obtain a matching gift form and send it completed and signed with your gift to the New England Society.

The New England Society’s Employer Identification Number (EIN) or Federal Tax Identification Number is 13-6111094.

Mail your completed matching gift form to the Society office: 355 Lexington Ave., 15th Floor, New York, NY 10017.

If you have questions about matching gifts please contact the New England Society Office by phone at (212) 297-2194 or by email at nes@nesnyc.org.

AmazonSmile

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases. Simply visit the AmazonSmile site, and shop as you normally would. 

Gifts of Securities

Gifts of securities such as stocks, bonds and mutual funds are a welcome source of support for the New England Society, and they can provide donors with significant tax advantages. Transferring securities is a straightforward process, and the New England Society will work closely with you on your gift. You should also consult with your legal and financial advisors about your gift of securities. To learn more about making a gift of securities, download our Gifts of Securities information packet.

Gifts of Real Estate & Personal Property

Gifts of real estate and personal property, such as fine art, antiques, intellectual property and other valuables, can provide a significant source of support for the New England Society as well as surprising tax benefits for donors. The New England Society will work closely with you on your gift, and you should also consult with your financial and legal advisors. To learn more about donating property, download our Gifts of Real Estate & Personal Property information packet. 

Bequests

By remembering the New England Society in your will, your estate receives the benefit of an estate tax deduction. In addition to cash and securities, real estate, art and other valuables may be gifted to the New England Society. For more information, please contact the New England Society Office by phone at (212) 297-2194 or by email at nes@nesnyc.org.