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Instructions For Transferring Assets To The
St. Louis Community Foundation

 

St. Louis Community Foundation
#2 Oak Knoll Park, St. Louis, MO 63105
Contact Person: Jenny Praytor, Donor Services Coordinator
Tel: 314-880-4966 Fax: 314-588-8088
jpraytor@stlgives.org www.stlgives.org

TO CONTRIBUTE CASH

1. Cash contributions should be made by check payable to the “St. Louis Community Foundation” and indicate the name of the fund.

TO CONTRIBUTE VIA ACH TRANSACTION

1. Visit http://www.stlgives.org/give-today/

2. Select “Make Donation”

3. You may elect to “register” an account or “pay without registering”

4. Select fund name from the List of Funds. If your fund is not listed, please select “other” in the dropdown list, and enter the name of the fund in the box marked “other.”

5. Enter all required fields and complete transaction.

TO CONTRIBUTE VIA CREDIT CARD

1. Visit http://www.stlgives.org/give-today/

2. Enter amount

3. Select fund. If your fund is not listed, please enter the name in “other” box below.

4. Click the Donate button.

5. You may log into your PayPal account if you have one, or hit continue to use your credit card without a PayPal account.

6. Enter all required fields and complete transaction.

TO WIRE OR ELECTRONICALLY TRANSFER CASH

Contact Jenny Praytor at jpraytor@stlgives.org, or 314-880-4966, when wiring a cash contribution to a fund.

TO INCLUDE YOUR FUND AS A BENEFICIARY OF AN ESTATE GIFT

1. The Foundation accepts testamentary gifts and can be made by a bequest in a donor’s will or trust, or by designating a beneficiary for life insurance policies or retirement assets.

2. Persons interested in making testamentary gifts to the Community Foundation should use the following language:

“To the (Name of Fund), a component fund of The St. Louis Community Foundation, a Missouri nonprofit corporation located at #2 Oak Knoll Park, St. Louis, MO 63105”

3. Donors interested in establishing a testamentary gift should provide documentation or a fund agreement describing the purpose of the gift and any applicable restrictions to which the Community Foundation is subject upon acceptance of the gift. In the event, a testamentary gift is received without written instructions with respect to its purpose, or indication of any applicable restrictions on the gift, it shall be considered an unrestricted contribution to the Community Foundation dedicated to the fulfillment of the Foundation’s general charitable purposes.

LEGAL NAME AND FEDERAL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER: St. Louis Community Foundation, Inc. – #43-1758789