Appreciated securities (owned for a year or more) are excellent assets to give to ChildFund because of the exceptional tax benefits – you may receive a charitable deduction for the full fair market value of the gift and avoid capital gains taxes.
- Make stock transfers early to ensure your gift is received by December 31, 2009.
- Ask your broker to transfer your stock gift to Davenport & Co. (ChildFund’s broker). Account number: 2029-2606, DTC number: 0715
- Notify ChildFund of your attentions. Please provide the stock name and number and how you would like your gift to be distributed. This allows us to be prepared to receive and acknowledge your gift promptly.
Please contact us at 1-800-762-9593 or click here for more information on giving stocks or mutual funds.