A gift of appreciated securities is an easy and mutually beneficial giving opportunity for individuals who wish to make a charitable contribution to Friends of the Green Bay Trail and avoid capital gains taxes on the sale of those securities.
To contribute appreciated securities, direct your broker or custodian to transfer the securities electronically to the Friends’ account at Vanguard:
Account name: Friends of the Green Bay Trail
Vanguard Brokerage Services
P.O. Box 2600
Valley Forge, PA 19482-2600
Please provide the Friends with a letter of notification stating the name and address of the donor, the name and amount of securities being transferred, and send it to Cameron Avery, Secretary of FGBT (773-315-9951); Cameron@averydonaldson.com; 278 Mary Street, Winnetka, IL 600222