Army Emergency Relief gratefully accepts donations of securities throughout the year. A donation of securities is a wonderful way to make a tax deductible contribution.
Please notify us (1-866-878-6378 or firstname.lastname@example.org) of your intention to transfer securities to benefit Army Emergency Relief. Provide your name and mailing address so we can acknowledge your generous contribution and provide you with the required documentation for tax purposes.
Donations will be valued at the mean market value on the day they are posted to Army Emergency Relief’s account by The Northern Trust Company.
To donate securities to Army Emergency Relief, follow one of the procedures listed below:
- For securities held in brokerage accounts:
The broker should be directed to transfer the securities to Army Emergency Relief through the Depository Trust Company, using DTC number 2669. The transfer should be made to Army Emergency Relief, reference account number 26-03984 with The Northern Trust Company, Chicago, IL.
- For securities held by the donor in certificate form:
The certificates should be properly executed for transfer, using Medallion Signature Guarantee (or equivalent is permitted by the issuing company) and shipped via registered USPS mail to:
The Northern Trust Company
ATTN: Trade Security Processing
801 South Canal – C1N
Chicago, IL 60607
Please DO NOT mail the certificates to Army Emergency Relief offices.
The instructions accompanying the certificates should direct that they be placed in Army Emergency Relief account number 26-03984.
For questions or additional information, please contact:
Andrew H. Cohen
Deputy Director for Finance
Army Emergency Relief
200 Stovall Street, Room 5S33
Alexandria, VA 22332-0600
Telephone: 703-325-0463 or 1-866-878-6378