A gift of appreciated securities is an excellent way to support Committee for Green Foothills and may provide tax benefits to you. We are prepared to accept such gifts with a transfer from your brokerage firm or other account. Please consult your tax advisor on the tax consequences of such a gift.
Because CGF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, you also may be able to deduct the full current market value of the stock donated — regardless of the price you paid for the stock. Please consult your tax advisor for details.
To make a stock gift to CGF:
- Before transferring stock, please contact us so we know who the donor is and can acknowledge the gift promptly and properly. You may also contact:
Ava Lindstrom, Executive Assistant
Committee for Green Foothills
3921 E. Bayshore Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
650.968.7243 ext. 315
- Give your broker the following information:
Charles Schwab and Co.
DTC #: 0164 Code 40
Committee for Green Foothills (legal name: Green Foothills Foundation)
Account Number: 3854-2986
Tax ID Number: 94-6121854
Please contact us if you have any questions or would like more information. Thank you!