Ways to Give

If you believe in the joy and inspiration our talented young musicians provide, we need your help to secure our future. You can make a valuable impact today through these easy and tax-efficient giving options.


To make a secure one-time or recurring credit card gift online, visit our online donation portal.

Gifts by Check

Please mail all checks payable to From the Top to:
From the Top
PO Box 845429
Boston, MA 02284-5429

Cash gifts by Electronic Transfer

Please contact Cullen Bouvier at CBouvier@fromthetop.org or 617.437.0707.

Donor-Advised Funds

Give through your donor-advised fund to maximize your impact. Your fund sponsor handles all record-keeping, disbursements, and tax receipts.

Please update your advisors with our new mailing address:
From the Top
PO Box 845429
Boston, MA 02284-5429

Stock or Securities

Make a gift of stock or securities to support our programs and avoid capital gains tax on the appreciation of your stock. Please download directions here.

Individual Retirement Account

If you or a family member are 70½ or older with an individual retirement account (IRA), you can make a tax-free gift to From the Top directly from your IRA. This is called a qualified charitable distribution.

Matching Gifts

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees, retirees and/or employees’ spouses. For more information, ask your Human Resources department.

Legacy Giving

From the Top is pleased to recognize donors who play a lasting role in securing From the Top’s strong and successful future beyond their lifetime by making a bequest or other planned gift. Learn more about the Francis O. Hunnewell Society here.