What to Give – End of Year
End of Year Giving
As we approach the end of the year, know that there are many ways to make a gift to support your parish, school, or favorite ministry through the Catholic Foundation. For more information on any of these giving methods, please contact Juliet Greco (email), Nancy Coveny (email), or call our office at 404.497.9440.
Information you may need to make a gift:
- The Catholic Foundation of North Georgia is a 501(c)(3) and gifts are tax-deductible
- Our tax identification number/EIN for the Catholic Foundation is 58-2008930
- Our address is 5871 Glenridge Drive NE Suite 300, Atlanta, GA 30328
Make a donation via mail
You can make a check out to the Catholic Foundation of North Georgia and include the fund you wish your gift to support in the memo line.
Make an online donation
Donate to the Catholic Foundation or any of our parish, school, nonprofit, or ministry endowment funds securely online here.
Make an IRA Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD)
If you are 70.5 or over, you may direct up to $100,000 from your IRA to the Catholic Foundation while lowering the income and taxes from your IRA withdrawals. To make an IRA QCD, simply contact your IRA custodian, such as Fidelity, and request that an amount be transferred directly to the Catholic Foundation or to one of its funds.
Make a gift of securities
Consider donating appreciated securities that you have held for more than a year for the current market value deduction and avoid capital gains tax. Click here for instructions on transferring stock. Your financial advisor will likely need the following information:
He or she will also need the name of stock, stock symbol, and the number of shares you want to transfer. If you are making a gift of securities, please inform Juliet Greco (email) of your gift details to ensure the transaction occurs smoothly and in a timely manner.
Make a gift matched by your company
To let us know that your gift has been matched by your company, please write “Gift will be matched by [YOUR COMPANY’S NAME]” on the memo section of your check or online donation.
Make a donation from a Donor Advised Fund (DAF)
You can make a grant from a charitable/donor advised fund held at the Catholic Foundation or another charitable entity to an endowment fund or to our operating fund. You receive the charitable deduction in the year you make the gift. Learn more about DAFs at the Catholic Foundation.
Make a gift of digital currency
The Catholic Foundation has partnered with the cryptocurrency donation platform Engiven to make it easy for you to give. Click here to donate digital currency.