One of the most advantageous ways to contribute to Autism Speaks is through a gift of stock. Making a gift of securities is simple and offers a number of valuable financial benefits:
- You can donate appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual funds
- The total value of the stock upon transfer is tax-deductible
- There is no obligation to pay any capital gains taxes on the appreciation
To contribute stocks, see our 2-step instructions below.
STOCK DONATION INSTRUCTIONS
Step 1: Complete Transfer
Instruct institution where stocks are held to transfer the shares to Autism Speaks account at UBS Painewebber and contact Marc Shegoski at (609) 919. 2331 using the following codes:
Autism Speaks Inc. Master Account #: PT61005
DTC #: 221
AB #: 221
ID #: 0221
Tax Identification #: 20-2329938
If you are interested in making a gift of mutual funds or if your stock is in the form of a physical certificate, please contact Major Gifts 646-385-8500 Ext. 58699 as these types of donations may require different processing procedures.
Step 2: Notify Autism Speaks of Gift
Stock donations transfer to Autism Speaks' account with no accompanying donor information. In order for Autism Speaks to identify your gift and send a tax receipt please provide us with the gift details including the name of the stock, the number of shares, and date of transfer.
Please notify Autism Speaks of your donation in one of the following ways:
Click here to download the stock donation notification form and mail completed form to:
Attn: Leadership Giving
1 East 33rd Street 4th Floor
New York, NY 10016
OR fax to (917) 475.5072 to the attention of Leadership Giving
OR contact us: Leadership Giving (646) 385.8500 Ext. 58699; ImagineWhatCanBe@AutismSpeaks.org.
As soon as your donation is identified, an acknowledgement letter will be issued.