Donate Stock

Gifts of stocks, bonds, and other securities can be one of the most advantageous ways of contributing. Benefits of giving this way include bypassing capital gains taxes, claiming the full value of the gift as a charitable deduction, and making a larger gift than if you first sold the securities and then donated the proceeds. Simply ask your broker to transfer the assets to Theodore Payne Foundation for Wild Flowers & Native Plants, Inc., DTC: 0062 (Vanguard) Account Number: 69243825 

Theodore Payne Foundation Stock Giving Instructions

Your broker may electronically transfer the gift directly to our account at Vanguard as follows:

Account Name: Theodore Payne Foundation for Wild Flowers and Native Plants, Inc.
DTC: 0062 (Vanguard)
Account Number: 69243825

Contact at Theodore Payne Foundation:
Katie Tilford, 818-768-1802 ext 22,

Please note, it is important that you (or your broker) alert Theodore Payne Foundation via phone or email that the gift is being transferred to our account, as the stock will arrive without identification.
Be sure to include the name of your financial brokerage, date of transfer, ticker names and number of shares per ticker.

Please also include a mailing address for where we can send a tax receipt with the donor’s full legal name as it appears on tax returns.

Once your stock gift is processed, a tax receipt will be mailed out stating the name of the stock, the number of shares, and the date it was received by Theodore Payne Foundation. Your tax advisor should determine the value of the gift.


If you need further assistance

Please give us a call 818-768-1802 ext 22.
Theodore Payne’s Employer Identification Number is 95-6095398.

Thank you for your interest in supporting Theodore Payne Foundation!