Contributions of appreciated stock or securities make excellent charitable gifts and may offer special tax benefits to you, like the avoidance of capital gains taxes.
Publicly traded securities held in a brokerage account may be transferred electronically to the MedStar Union Memorial Hospital Office of Philanthropy in two easy steps:
Step #1 - Please contact the Office of Philanthropy at 410-554-2662 and provide:
- Your name
- The name of the stock and number of shares to be transferred
- The name and contact information of your brokerage firm
- The purpose of your gift
This step is essential so that we may identify your stock when it arrives in our account, credit your giving record and properly acknowledge your generosity.
Step #2 - Please give your broker/agent the information below so that your shares may be transferred directly to our account:
2 Hopkins Plaza, 3rd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
Attn: Matt Rockstroh
DTC number: 2616
Account Name: MedStar Health, Inc.
For the Benefit of: MedStar Union Memorial Hospital