An advantageous way to make a contribution that benefits Jefferson Public Radio is through a gift of stock or other appreciated securities to the JPR Foundation, Inc. Making a gift of securities is simple and offers a number of valuable financial benefits:
- You can donate appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual funds
- The total value of the stock upon transfer is tax-deductible
- You will avoid all capital gains taxes on the appreciated securities donated
To contribute stocks or other publicly traded securities see our 2-step instructions below. If you have questions or need additional information please contact Paul Westhelle at 541-552-6301.
Stock Donation Instructions
Step 1: Complete Transfer
Instruct the financial institution where stocks are held to transfer the shares to the JPR Foundation account at Morgan Stanley using the following codes:
DTC # 0015
Account # 173-105434-034
The JPR Foundation Employer Identification Number (EIN)/Federal Tax Identification Number (TIN) is 93-1233656.
If you are interested in making a gift of mutual funds not held in a brokerage account or if your stock is in the form of a physical certificate please contact Paul Westhelle at 541-552-6301 since these types of donations may require different processing procedures.
If you or your broker needs additional technical information to initiate a transfer please contact our account manager at Morgan Stanley, Marquetta Stratton, at 541-772-0243.
Step 2: Notify the JPR Foundation, Inc. of Gift
Stock donations transfer to the JPR Foundation account with no accompanying donor information. In order for the JPR Foundation to identify your gift and send you a tax receipt you will need to provide us with the gift details including the name of the stock, the number of shares, and the date of transfer.
Please notify the JPR Foundation of your donation in one of the following ways:
- E-mail these details to Paul Westhelle at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Download our Stock Gifts Notification Form and mail the completed form to: Jefferson Public Radio, Attn: Paul Westhelle, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland, OR 97520 or fax the completed form to (541) 552-8565 to the attention of Paul Westhelle
- Phone Paul Westhelle at (541) 552-6301 to provide this information
As soon as your donation is identified, an acknowledgement letter will be issued and sent to you by postal service.