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Stock Gifts

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.  


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’s account with no accompanying donor information. In order for Autism Speaks to identify your gift and send a tax receipt you will need to 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 send completed form to: Autism Speaks, Attn:  Major Gifts, 1 East 33rd Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016 or fax the completed form to (917) 475.5072 to the attention of Major Gifts

·       Call Major Gift at: (646) 385.8500 Ext. 58699

As soon as your donation is identified, an acknowledgement letter will be issued.

For more information, please contact Major Gifts 646-385-8500 Ext. 58699