Tsoknyi Humanitarian Foundation


Many Ways to Support


Donate Online

Make your secure online donation
by credit card, bank transfer,
PayPal, or text the word GIVE to
+1-970-822-0750. For assistance, email info@tsoknyinuns.org

Donate by Check

Mail your gift to:
Tsoknyi Humanitarian Foundation
PO Box 882258
Steamboat Springs, CO 80488

Donor Advised Fund (DAF)

Donor advised funds are the fastest-growing charitable giving vehicle because they are one of the easiest and most tax-advantageous ways to give to a charity like THF.

IRA/Retirement Plan

Make a Tax-Free gift with an IRA!
Are you 70½ Years Old and Older? You can direct a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD) from your IRA to THF.

Family Foundations

Family Foundations are charitable-giving vehicles whose funds are derived from members of a single family. The family may make recommendations on grants to nonprofits.

Donate Stocks

A donation of publicly-listed stocks, shares or securities is an excellent way to give to a charity like THF and gives the donor some of the largest tax benefits available.

Matching Gifts

Does your employer offer a Matching Gift Program?
If so, you might be able to double your donation to the Tsoknyi Humanitarian Foundation.

Shop AmazonSmile

When you shop at smile.amazon.com and designate the Tsoknyi Humanitarian Foundation as your charity, Amazon donates 0.5% of your eligible purchases to THF!

Memorial or Tribute

If you have a loved one who has been impacted by the Tsoknyi Nuns, establishing a memorial or tribute gift is a meaningful way to honor your loved one.


We accept international and domestic donations via PayPal. Any donation made through PayPal in a foreign currency is automatically converted into US dollars.

Life Insurance

Donating your life insurance is one of the easiest ways to make a significant donation to the Tsoknyi Nuns while benefiting from immediate or deferred tax benefits.

Donate a Car

Donate your old or unused car to the Tsoknyi Humanitarian Foundation and see how easy it is to make a huge impact with your vehicle donation!

Ways to Make a Planned Gift

A planned gift is a powerful way to practice generosity beyond this lifetime and sustain the preciousness of the Tsoknyi Nuns for future generations.  As you contemplate the future and your personal legacy, please consider including the Tsoknyi Humanitarian Foundation (THF) in your will and estate planning.

Our Planned Giving Director, Michael Kunkel, can help you explore how a planned gift will help you achieve your financial and philanthropic goals. 

Contact Michael Kunkel via email at Michael@tsoknyinuns.org or (719) 239-1516

Will & Living Trust

Share our general bequest language and federal tax ID information with your attorney as you make plans to include the Tsoknyi Humanitarian Foundation in your will or trust.

IRA/Retirement Plan

Name THF the charitable beneficiary of your IRA upon your death by listing THF as your beneficiary designation with your IRA provider. 

Life Insurance

Name THF the charitable beneficiary of your insurance policy. This gift is as simple as updating your beneficiary designation form with the policyholder.

Charitable Remainder Trust (CRT)

Receive income for life while supporting the Tsoknyi Nuns!

Let Us Thank You!

When you include THF in your estate plans, you make a lasting impact, ensuring support for future generations of Tsoknyi Nuns.  There are many ways to support THF through an estate gift including:  bequests, retirement plans, life insurance policies, and charitable remainder trusts.

If you included THF in your estate plan, please let us know by filling out this form. We’d like to thank you for your generosity and recognize you as a member of our Legacy Society.  The Legacy Society honors donors who have requested THF in their estate plans or who have made any other type of planned gift. 

If you’d like more information about including THF in your estate plan or becoming a member of our Legacy Society, email Michael Kunkel, Planned Giving Director, at Michael@tsoknyinuns.org.

NOTE – None of this information should be construed as legal or tax advice.  In making a charitable gift, it is always important to seek the advice of your attorney or tax advisor.


Our donors help make the world a more loving and peaceful place.
  Read why our donors provide support to the Tsoknyi Nuns through their estate plans.

Other Supporting Organizations

The Tsoknyi Humanitarian Foundation is honored to receive support from and partner with the following organizations:

Yongey Buddhist Center

Pundarika US

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