Include The American Chestnut Foundation in Your Estate Plan

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The Chestnut Legacy Society was established to recognize our members who have chosen to help us fulfill our long-term mission by remembering The American Chestnut Foundation in their will or as a part of their estate planning.

We welcome the opportunity to talk with you personally and confidentially about your interest in philanthropic bequests to The American Chestnut Foundation.

To learn more, please contact Laura Schnitzlein, Development Coordinator at lauras@acf.org, or submit a Contact Request Form.

Requests for anonymity will be strictly honored.

Have you already named TACF as a beneficiary in your estate plans?
If so, please let us know, so that we may express our gratitude.



The mission of TACF is to restore the American chestnut tree to our eastern woodlands to benefit our environment, our wildlife, and our society.

A copy of the latest Annual Report for
The American Chestnut Foundation
may be obtained by contacting us at
828-281-0047 or chestnut@acf.org.


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State Government Disclosure Requirements

New York
A copy of the latest annual report for TACF may be obtained upon request from
The American Chestnut Foundation, or from the Office of the Attorney General,
Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271.

Pennsylvania
The official registration and financial information of The American Chestnut Foundation may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free within PA: 1-800-732-0999.
Registration does not imply endorsement.

Tennessee
The official registration and financial information of The American Chestnut Foundation may be obtained
by contacting Charitable Solicitations, 312 Eighth Avenue North, 8th Floor, William R. Snodgrass Tower,
Nashville, TN 37243 ~ 615-741-2555

The American Chestnut Foundation (TACF) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Our goal is to restore the American chestnut tree to our eastern woodlands to benefit our environment, our wildlife, and our society.

In accordance with Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, The American Chestnut Foundation is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.) To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, DIrector, Office of Civil Rights Room 326-W, Whitten Building 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call (202) 720-5964 (voice and TDD) USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.