Gifts of Stock

Getting and giving the most from your assets.

Gifting stock is a simple and powerful way to support the life changing work that LCFS does every day. It also can offer you a number of financial benefits:

  • You can easily donate appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual funds
  • The total value of the stock upon transfer is tax-deductible
  • There is no obligation to pay any capital gains taxes on the appreciation


Note: Individual situations vary so donors should consult their advisors.

How to Donate Stock or Securities

If a gift of stock is a good fit for you, and you wish to transfer appreciated stocks to LCFS, please give your broker the information below.

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LCFS’ Tax ID is 36-2167778

FBO Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois Fund / Account #658001003

For more information, please contact Vice President of Advancement and Transformational Resources Cheryl Wendt at or (708) 907-1061.