Ways to Give:

The Esplanade Association has had a wonderful year and we remain extraordinarily grateful to each individual, family, company, and foundation who have chosen to support our work to revitalize and enhance the park for everyone in our community. Together with our partners at the DCR, we are able to accomplish our shared goals that benefit the broad spectrum of park visitors each year.

As the Esplanade Association’s fiscal year comes to a close on December 31, 2018, we invite you to consider support of the Esplanade if you have not already done so, and we thank you in advance for choosing to include us among your many priorities this year. For more information, or to learn the ways we can help to expedite your gift before December 31, 2018 read below.

We wish you all a wonderful holiday season and hope to see you in the park this winter, as we begin the 2019 park season!

Gifts by Check

You may make a gift by sending a check made payable to the Esplanade Association to:

Esplanade Association

Attn: Abigail Fischer

376 Boylston Street, Suite 503

Boston, MA 02116

All gifts must be postmarked by December 31 to count towards a 2018 tax deduction.

Credit Card Gifts


To make a gift online, visit esplanade.org/donate. To join us as a Member, visit esplanade.org/become-a-member.

All credit card gifts must be submitted by 11:59pm on December 31, 2018 to count towards a 2018 tax deduction. Online credit card gifts are processed at the time the gift is submitted.

By Phone

To make a gift by phone, please call Abigail Fischer at 617-532-0029. The EA office will be open Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm during the month of December, except for Monday, December 24 & Tuesday, December 25 when the office will be closed.

Credit card gifts made over the phone must be processed by 3pm on Monday, December 31 to count towards a 2018 tax deduction. You can always make a gift online through 11:59pm on December 31.

Gifts by Electronic/Wire Transfer

For electronic transfer of gifts, please contact Abigail Fischer 617-532-0029 or afischer@esplanade.org (email is preferred method of communication) for instructions.

Gifts of Stock & Appreciated Securities

Provide your broker with the following information:

Fidelity Investments

Account Number: Z70-862835

DTC Number: 0226

Once you have spoken to your broker, please contact Abigail Fischer, 617-532-0029 orafischer@esplanade.org (email is preferred method of communication) with gift details.

Please provide the following information:

Full name of the Donor(s)
Name of the stock to be gifted
Number of shares
Designation of gift
Broker’s name, company, and contact number

IRA Rollover

You may be eligible to make a tax-free donation to the Esplanade Association from your IRA which will count toward your required minimum distribution or RMD.

If you are interested in making a gift from your IRA, please contact Abigail Fischer 617-532-0029 or afischer@esplanade.org.