Instructions for Donating Stock

Thank you very much for your interest in donating stock to support Island Conservation’s mission to prevent extinctions by removing invasive species from islands.

To make a contribution of stock, please follow the steps below:

  1. NOTIFY us of your gift of stock via email, mail or fax.
    Be sure to indicate for us:
    • Name of issuer of stock
    • Number of shares
    • Date the shares are intended to be delivered
  2. Send shares of stock electronically from your brokerage account to Island Conservation’s TD Ameritrade Brokerage Account

The electronic stock delivery instructions to provide to our financial institution are:
• Name of account: Island Conservation (Tax ID#: 91-1839907).
• DTC: 0188
• TD Ameritrade Acct #: 489 345 006

Notifications should be directed to:

Doug Bragdon
2100 Delaware Avenue, Unit 1
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Phone: 831-359-4787
Fax: 831-426-4234

You will receive a gift acknowledgment letter from Island Conservation shortly after your donation.

We thank you for your support and for your generosity.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact or 831-359-4787


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    We will not sell, share or trade our donors’ names or personal information with any other organization, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other entities.
    This policy applies to all donor information received by Island Conservation, both online and offline as well as any electronic, written, or verbal communications.

    A gift to Island Conservation in your estate plan will build a legacy and assure a future in which island species thrive. By including Island Conservation in your will, your estate may receive significant tax savings. A designated sum or a certain percentage of a residuary estate can be donated or consider making Island Conservation a full or partial beneficiary of your IRA, 401(k) or other qualified retirement plan.  If you choose to provide for Island Conservation in your estate plans, please contact the development manager at or 831-359-4787.

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    Gifts of long-term appreciated stock are an easy way to provide crucial support to Island Conservation and increase your giving. Benefits may include: income tax and capital gain tax savings. Consult your financial advisor on the potential benefits.

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    The Pension Protection Act of 2006 gives those at least 70½ years of age the opportunity to make tax-free charitable gifts, including the minimum required distribution.

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    Donating real estate to Island Conservation may give you a tax deduction on the fair market value of the real estate and help you avoid the capital gains tax you may incur if you were to sell the property.

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    Your current/former employer may double or triple your generous contribution to Island Conservation.

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    Celebrate special events or the memory of a special person in your life by making an honorary gift. Please make sure to include the honoree’s name when you make your donation.

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