Support parks with a gift of stock

With the market experiencing record highs, stocks are an excellent gift option. You will receive a charitable deduction for the value of the donated shares, and you won’t have to pay capital gains tax on the increased value of the shares.

To make a stock donation, please follow these steps. Note that stock transactions may take as long as 3 weeks.

1. Initiate the transfer by contacting your stockbroker. Request a transfer of shares using this information:
 
Receiving Account Name: Sonoma County Regional Parks Foundation (Tax ID: 68-0421813)
Receiving Account number: 4381-6128
DTC Number: 0164
Parks Foundation Broker: Charles Schwab  Telephone 1-800-435-9050
 
2. Complete the form below. IMPORTANT: Due to client privacy restrictions, most brokerages will not release individual donor information to the Parks Foundation. Please complete the form below or contact us so that we may properly acknowledge your gift with a letter and tax receipt. Thank you!
Read more here
 from Schwab Charitable regarding the benefits of and procedure for donating appreciated securities to nonprofit organizations.

Donate Securities to the Parks Foundation

Complete the form below to give a gift of stock to support the Sonoma County Regional Parks Foundation.