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Gifts of Stock

How to give stock

If your broker holds the shares, please give your broker this information to electronically transfer your shares:
        Clearing Firm:         Brown Brothers Harriman
        DTC Number:          0010
        For Credit To:          Catholic Charities of Chicago
        Account Number:   2437010

So that we credit your gift properly, please let us know when you transfer shares, and if your gift is for a particular appeal, event, or program. Kindly notify Margaret Hughes, Director of Individual & Planned Giving, by phone (312) 655-7012 or by fax (312) 655-0605 or email

If your broker has an issue during transfer and needs to contact our broker directly, he is Thomas Davis at Brown Brothers Harriman, (312) 781-7140.

If you hold a stock certificate issued in your name, please contact Margaret Hughes at (312) 655-7012 or to request a stock power for your signature. Your signature must be medallion guaranteed by an eligible guarantor institution, such as your bank or brokerage house. Ask us to pick up the original stock certificate and the signed stock power, or hand-deliver them to Catholic Charities, Development Department, 721 N. LaSalle, Chicago, IL 60654.

Your donation receipt

The dollar value of your gift is based on the average share price on your gift date. For electronic transfers, your gift date is the date that our account received the shares. For stock certificates, the gift date is the pick up or delivery date.