Planned Giving

Did you know that there are creative ways to support Williston, which allow Williston, you and your loved ones all to benefit at the same time? Planned gifts take many forms, but each one lets you prioritize what is meaningful about Williston to you —whether that’s creating scholarships for students, supporting the faculty, or helping transform our campus and facilities for the future. Planned giving not only pays your support forward, but can can have financial and tax benefits to you and your family right now.

Contact Us

If you have questions about making a planned gift to Williston, please contact Patrick Burke, Director of Advancement, by email  or phone (413) 529-3305.


Elm Tree Society

Williston’s planned giving fund, the Elm Tree Society, allows donors to continue their generosity beyond their lifetimes. Planned gifts to Williston Northampton include bequests, life-income arrangements, and other deferred gifts. Making a planned gift to Williston qualifies you for membership in the Elm Tree Society.

“I’ve always included Williston in my estate plans. Williston helped me make a life” – Paul Wainwright ’68