Stock and Securities Donations

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Stock and Securities Donations

Donating stock or other appreciated securities to the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) has three important benefits for the donor:

  1. You can donate appreciated stocks, bonds or mutual funds.
  2. The donor avoids capital gains taxes on the appreciation.
  3. The total value of the stock upon transfer is tax-deductible.

To make a gift of stock to the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA):

  • Notify your broker in writing that you wish to make a gift of securities to HLAA
  • Instruct your broker to contact HLAA by calling 301.657.2248 or by email at for instructions on how to complete the transfer
  • Once your broker has notified HLAA that the securities have been transferred, HLAA will send a receipt and acknowledgement letter to the donor
  • Please retain the receipt for tax purposes

The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) is a tax-exempt, charitable organization and is eligible to receive tax deductible contributions under the IRS Code 501(c)(3).  HLAA’s Federal ID #52-1177011.

Have questions?

Please contact HLAA’s Development Office at 301.657.2248 or via email at