Many individuals choose to make a gift to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America by donating shares of stock or appreciated securities.
If you are holding appreciated securities (stocks, mutual funds, etc), a large capital gain can turn an asset into a liability when it comes time to sell. There are many tax benefits to you when you transfer ownership to AFA.
You can make an electronic transfer of securities to AFA in just two simple steps. There is no need for reissued certificates.
Sign the back of the original stock certificate and mail it to us with your name and contact information, in whose memory or honor you are donating (if applicable), and any other instructions to: