Donate Stock

A charitable gift of stock provides an opportunity for tax savings while generously supporting San Francisco Zen Center.

Stock certificates may be transferred directly or electronically. Electronic delivery of stock shares is the most secure and expedient delivery process available and provides efficient internal control as well as cost savings.

To help you facilitate gifts of stock, please use the following instructions. Or go straight to our stock donation form which you can submit by mail or fax.

For more information or for help filling out this form, contact the Development Department directly through Tova Green at 415.354.0352 or

Notification of Donor Intent (Required)

Regardless of the method chosen to deliver a gift of stock, the donor or the transferring broker must provide the following information for audit and acknowledgement purposes:

  • Donor’s name and complete address
  • Name and number of securities transferred
  • Broker’s name and phone number
  • Approximate dollar value of gift

Stock Donation Form (pdf)

San Francisco Zen Center
Attn: Tova Green
300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: 415.354.0352
Fax: 415.255.9305