Other Ways to Give Smarter

Donation of Stockbequest

We welcome your gift of appreciated stock! Just have your broker transfer the stock to our account:

Receiving Financial Institution: Pershing LLC
Receiving Account Registration: Vermont Foodbank Operating Account
Receiving Account Number: NFL073402
DTC Number: 0443
Account Contact: Terry Schroeder at 888-888-0223
Tax ID#: 22-3021942

Please contact Allison Mindel at 802-477-4108 or amindel@vtfoodbank.org so that we know the gift is coming and can ensure it gets processed properly.

IRA Charitable Rollover

If you are 70½ years old or older, consider taking advantage of this simple way to benefit the Vermont Foodbank and receive tax benefits in return. You can give up to $100,000 from your IRA directly to a qualified charity such as ours without having to pay income taxes on the money. The gift can be used as your required minimum distribution. Have your financial institution issue the check directly to the Vermont Foodbank, and be sure to make the gift by December 31 to qualify in this tax year. Contact your IRA provider or visit their website to obtain a simple form to fill out.

Include the Vermont Foodbank in Your Will

Many of our donors support the causes that have been important in their life by making gifts to charity in their will.  To make such a gift to the Vermont Foodbank simply use the following language for specific bequest:

“I give and bequeath unto the Vermont Foodbank, tax ID# 22-3021942, the sum of $_____ to be used for general charitable purposes.”

You can also honor a friend or family member with your gift.

Please contact Allison Mindel at 802-477-4108 or amindel@vtfoodbank.org for more information and to discuss how your bequest can help fight hunger for years to come.