Stock Gifts

Gifts of long-term appreciated stock or mutual fund shares are an easy way to make a lasting contribution to Los Altos Community Foundation. We can sell donated stocks tax-free and use 100 percent of your gift to support the community.

Stock Donation Form

Benefits include:

  • Income tax savings—For securities, you have owned for more than one year, you can take an immediate income tax deduction.
  • Capital gain tax savings—Avoid capital gain taxes incurred if you had sold the stock or mutual fund shares.
  • Conservation support—Provide crucial support to LACF at a lower cost than if you had made a gift of cash.

For more information on donating these assets, contact Los Altos Community Foundation, 183 Hillview Avenue, Los Altos, CA 94022
650-949-5908 |

Los Altos Community Foundation is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization. All gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Los Altos Community Foundation’s Federal Tax ID is 77-0273721.