Behind every gift is your story. It contains your personal motive to do good in the world.
DONATE BY PHONE OR MAIL
*Due to COVID-19 safety precautions Thousand Currents staff are working remotely, temporarily delaying the processing of donations sent by mail. If you are able, please give online. To give a major gift via bank transfer, ACH, or virtual check, please contact [email protected].
For sending a check via USPS or a delivery service, our mailing address is:
548 Market St
San Francisco, California 94104-5401
GIVE STOCK OR SECURITIES
Consider a gift of stock to Thousand Currents and save on taxes. When you gift the stock directly to Thousand Currents, you not only receive a tax deduction for your gift at the current market value, but you also avoid tax liability on the appreciated gain. For more information on how to make a stock or securities transfer, see Thousand Currents Stock Gift Instructions.
MAKE AN IRA CONTRIBUTION
Supporters who are 70.5 or older with a traditional IRA are eligible to make a contribution to Thousand Currents directly from their IRAs. These gifts are typically tax-free, regardless of whether or not you itemize deductions on your tax return. Thousand Currents is partnering with FreeWill.com to provide a step-by-step process to fill out the necessary forms and learn more about the benefits of giving from your IRA. Click here to learn more at Thousand Currents’ customized FreeWill.com webpage.
GIVE THROUGH YOUR WORKPLACE
Many employers make matching gifts. Ask your administrative department if your employer has such a program, and double the size of your contribution! Some employers even arrange for pre-tax deductions, or handle the donation for you.
CREATE A LEGACY WITH THOUSAND CURRENTS
By naming Thousand Currents as a beneficiary in your will or revocable living trust, you can create a legacy that helps build a loving, equitable, and just future for generations to come. To help you get started on your plans and legacy, we have partnered with FreeWill to offer this free online tool that guides you through the process of creating a legally valid will or revocable living trust. It’s easy to use, takes only 20 minutes to complete, and can include the necessary language to create your legacy with Thousand Currents. You can use this resource on its own, or use it to document your wishes before finalizing your plans with an attorney.
Have you already included a gift in your will or trust? Please fill out this form to let us know! We would love to thank you for your generosity.
GIVE VIA CRYPTOCURRENCY
We are partnering with The Giving Block to accept cryptocurrency donations. Learn more here.
CONTRIBUTE TO THE BAOBAB FUND
Thousand Currents’ Reserve Fund, named the Baobab Fund, ensures the financial stability of the organization, funding continuity for our grassroots partners, and flexibility to fuel innovation and growth.
Thousand Currents Tax ID #:77-0071852
There are a thousand ways to support our work.
One of them is donating.