Gifts of Stock

Thank you for your interest in making a gift of stock. It’s one of the most tax-smart ways to make a big impact.

To make a gift, simply provide your account manager with the following information (you can copy directly from here to paste into an email):

Broker and Address:

The Northern Trust Company
Trust Department
50 S. LaSalle Street
Suite B-2
Chicago, IL 60603


Attention: Frida De Santiago

DTC Number:


Account Name and Number:

People For the American Way Foundation

How You Benefit from a Gift of Appreciated Securities:

  • You bypass capital gains tax on the appreciation.
  • You are eligible for a charitable income tax deduction for the full amount of the gift if you itemize your taxes.
  • The full value of the security is used by PFAW Foundation to fight right-wing extremism.

In order to receive a tax-receipt, please let us know when you transfer securities.

For more information about gifts of appreciated securities, call Gerry Hoch at 202-467-2336 or email [email protected].