Donate appreciated securities to Friends of Notre-Dame de Paris!
Donating publicly traded stocks, bonds or mutual funds to Friends of Notre-Dame de Paris is a simple and smart way to help rebuild, restore and preserve Notre-Dame Cathedral.
When you donate appreciated securities, you are able to deduct the gift as a charitable donation and avoid capital gains tax at transfer. This allows you to leverage a larger donation by using appreciated securities rather than cash to make your gift.
Please contact Michel Picaud (firstname.lastname@example.org) to initiate your gift of stock.
You transfer appreciated securities to Friends of Notre-Dame de Paris, and then Friends of Notre-Dame de Paris sells the securities and uses the proceeds to fund critical renovation and restoration works.
You benefit in several ways, such as:
Please note that the securities you use to make your gift must have been held by you for more than one year to be fully deductible.