Other Ways to Give


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Donor-Advised Funds

Consider a gift to Bread for the World Institute through your donor-advised fund or family foundation.

Bread for the World Institute
Tax ID number: 51-0175510

Workplace Giving

If you are a federal employee, you can support Bread for the World Institute by participating in the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). Many state and local governments — and even some private corporations — offer payroll deduction programs that may allow you to make gifts to Bread for the World Institute. Your tax-deductible gifts will support the Institute’s work of research and education.

Bread for the World Institute 
Tax ID number: 51-0175510
CFC number: 11341

Matching Gifts

Double or triple your gift to Bread for the World Institute. Many employers will match donations to charitable organizations like Bread for the World Institute. Gifts made by current employees, employees’ spouses, and even retirees may be eligible for matching support. Contact your employer’s human resources department to see if they have a matching gift program.

Stock and Securities

Stocks and securities can be transferred or given to Bread for the World Institute. Gifts of stock may provide a double tax benefit: an income-tax deduction for the property's full fair-market value and the stock's appreciation may help you avoid capital gains taxes. Gifts of stock can also be made to Bread for the World, but they are not tax-deductible.

Broker information: 
U.S. Bank
Attn: Juanita Dixon 
U.S. Bank Institutional Trust & Custody
1025 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 517
Washington, DC 20036

For contributions to Bread for the World Institute (tax-deductible): 
Account number: 001050977464
Tax ID number: 51-0175510
DTC number: 2803

For contributions to Bread for the World (not tax-deductible): 
Account number: 001050977463
Tax ID number: 13-2803276
DTC number: 2803

If you wish to make contributions of stock, please contact:

Vince Mezzera
Donor Relations
Bread for the World Institute
800/822-7323, ext. 1128

To ensure you receive credit for your gift of stock, please be sure to include information about the stock you are contributing, including your name and the number of shares. If your personal broker will be working directly with our broker, please give her or him special instructions to include your name in the transaction.

Vehicle Donations

Bread for the World Institute accepts donations of automobiles. This is a free, convenient service for converting that extra car, truck, or RV into a tax-deductible donation benefiting Bread for the World Institute.

You can donate online or call 877/999-8322 to make your donation.

Bread for the World Institute has made arrangements with V-DAC to ensure your vehicle donation will be properly handled and that you receive a tax deduction. For more information about V-DAC and making a vehicle donation to benefit Bread for the World Institute, please visit V-DAC online or call 877/999-8322.

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