Stock Gifts & 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
202/261-0784
juanita.dixon@usbank.com

Contributions to Bread for the World Institute (tax-deductible)

Account number: 001050977464
Tax ID number: 51-0175510
DTC number: 2803

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
vmezzera@bread.org

To ensure that 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.

This information is not intended to be legal or financial advice. You are encouraged to speak with your attorney or financial planner.

Tools
from our Resource Library

For Education

For Faith

  • The Bible on Health as a Hunger Issue

    A brief examination of the biblical approach to health as a hunger issue.

    Includes an introduction to the issue, a Scriptural reflection, practical actions you can take, and a prayer.

  • Sermon by David Beckmann at Duke University Chapel

    Remarks delivered October 1, 2017 at Duke University Chapel in Chapel Hill in North Carolina.

    Thank you for inviting me to preach here at Duke University Chapel. And I especially want to thank the Bread for the World members who have come this morning.

    Bruce Puckett urged...

  • Bread Newsletter January 2016

    In this issue: Another Great Year for Bread; Catholics Begin Observance of Holy Year of Mercy; Serving on ‘God’s Wave Length’ for 39 Years; and more.
     

For Advocacy

  • Grassroots Advocacy Toolkit

    A set of how-to sheets for carrying out advocacy and fact sheets on the current issues Bread for the World is working on.

    For new and current Bread grassroots hunger activists.

    Ideal as a starter toolkit for new Bread activists or as a set of updates for current activists.

    ...

  • Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2017

    Unnecessarily long prison sentences, combined with the lack of rehabilitative programs for people in prison, exacerbate hunger, poverty, and existing inequalities.

    Overly harsh mandatory minimum prison sentences have contributed to the rapid increase of our country’s prison population. The...

  • Health Care Is a Hunger Issue

    Learn more about the principles that Bread for the World supports regarding health reform.

Field

Changing Climate, Changing Farmers

February 7, 2017

Insight

From the Blog