Donor-Advised Funds and Stock Transfers

What is a donor-advised fund (DAF)?

A donor-advised fund (DAF) is a philanthropic giving vehicle that provides an immediate tax benefit to you and allows you to grant funds to charities of your choice.

Recommending a Donor-advised Fund

  1. Contact your financial institution or foundation
  2. Indicate the grant amount and charitable organization (Cancer Pathways)

Your grant will arrive at Cancer Pathways with only the financial institution/foundation name and address on it, unless you request otherwise.

Transferring Stock

  1. Contact your fund manager
  2. Indicate the gift amount and charitable organization (Cancer Pathways)

Your fund manager will send a check directly to Cancer Pathways from your fund.


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