WAYS TO GIVE

Cash may be donated in the form of checks or cashier's checks. Cash gifts begin working for the Seminary immediately. Please make your check payable to "SFTS" or "San Francisco Theological Seminary."

Stock may be transferred to the seminary by your broker. We can assist you with this type of gift, whether your stocks have appreciated or depreciated in value. Gifts of stock often generate tax savings and the avoidance of capital gains. Usually it's better for the donor not to sell the stock but to transfer the stock as is to the Seminary. To retain the most benefit from your gift, please contact us before making any decisions. Call or email us today for a copy of our transfer instructions.

Bonds may be transferred to the seminary by your broker. We can assist you with this type of gift. Gifts of bonds often generate tax savings and the avoidance of capital gains. Usually it's better for the donor not to sell bonds but to transfer them as is to the Seminary. To retain the most benefit from your gift, please contact us before making any decisions. Call or email us today for a copy of our transfer instructions.

Mutual Funds may be transferred to the seminary by your broker We can assist you with this type of gift. Mutual Funds often generate tax savings and the avoidance of capital gains. Usually it's better for the donor not to sell mutual funds but to transfer them as is to the Seminary. To retain the most benefit from your gift, please contact us before making any decisions. Call or email us today for a copy of our transfer instructions.

Real Estate & Property
Gifts of land, personal property, a vacation home, or rental property may be made to SFTS. These types of gifts require careful planning and we'd be delighted to assist you with these special types of gifts. You may donate your home but retain the right to live in it and receive numerous benefits. You may also donate revenue from a business but retain the ownership. These types of gifts often generate tremendous tax savings and the avoidance of capital gains. To retain the most benefit from your gift, please contact us before making any decisions.

IRA Funds, you may transfer your all or a portion of your IRA funds to the Seminary. This is especially helpful for donors over the age of 70 ½ when annual allocations must be withdrawn. Current IRS rules now allow donors to transfer funds from IRA's without incurring income tax. We can assist you with this special type of gift. Please call us today.


 
 
 

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San Francisco Theological Seminary
105 Seminary Rd
San Anselmo CA, 94960
Phone: 415.451.2800
email: info@sfts.edu