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You can donate in lots of different ways to support the long-term conservation of Wisconsin's amazing birds and habitats. Gifts of stock and IRA distributions are just a couple of the options that you have.
Give a Gift of stock
Madison Audubon is pleased to accept your gifts of stock. Per our current financial practices, we will instruct our broker to sell your donated shares upon receipt of the gift.
If you would like to donate a gift of stock, you simply need to provide the following information to your broker or financial adviser:
Stockbroker: Morgan Stanley
DTC Number: 0015
Internal Account #: 432-109138
Interested Party A/C #: Madison Audubon Society
donate from your ira
Congress has re-authorized the provision that allows you to make a distribution from your IRA without incurring tax on the withdrawal. That's great news for folks who want to make a difference for conservation.
A contribution to Madison Audubon:
Is an easy and convenient way to make a gift from one of your major assets, tax-free
Can be excluded from your gross income
Counts towards your required minimum distribution
For your contribution to qualify:
You must be 70 1/2 or older.
The transfer must go directly from your traditional or Roth IRA to Madison Audubon
Your total IRA contribution(s) cannot exceed $100,000
Your gift must be outright
No goods or services may be received for the gift (don't worry - we'll see to that)
Questions? Feel free to contact Matt Reetz, Madison Audubon's executive director, by phone (608-255-2473) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to find the right way for you to help us plan for the future.
Banner photo: Dragonfly on purple prairie clover. Photo by Arlene Koziol.