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Thank you for considering a gift to Stanford Engineering.
We offer many ways for you to make your gift, including online, by telephone or by mail.
How do I make a pledge?
Select “Pledge” in the “Gift Type” drop‐down menu on the first page of the online giving tool or call 866.543.0243 or 650.724.0627.
What are the tax benefits of making a gift to Stanford?
All gifts to Stanford are tax deductible in the United States. Bequests and life income gifts may offer significant tax savings; see Planned Giving for more information.
What is Stanford’s federal tax ID number?
The tax ID number is 94‐1156365.
What are the benefits of giving securities to Stanford?
Giving to Stanford in the form of securities allows you to avoid capital gains taxes while also receiving a tax deduction for your gift. Contact Gift Securities at 650.721.1917 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
How do I make a gift of securities to Stanford?
You may use our online giving tool to start the process. Select “security transfer” as your method of payment to create a letter that you can sign and send to your broker as a letter of authorization. You may also download a copy of our securities transfer request form (PDF). Be sure to send a copy of this form to our Gift Securities team at email@example.com or fax to 650.721.2417 to help ensure your gift is promptly recognized and acknowledged.
For information on how to make a gift of securities held in certificate form or held by a transfer agent, please contact the Gift Securities Team at 650.721.1917 or firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like to give a restricted stock, a foreign or private equity, a mutual fund, or a bond, please contact Victoria Von Schell. Victoria can be reached at 650.721.1659, or email email@example.com. Please note these instructions apply only to U.S. exchange‐listed equities.