Donate Stocks, Bonds, Funds & Cryptocurrency

Smart Giving
Through Stocks, Bonds, Funds, and Cryptocurrency

At Alaqua Animal Refuge, we’re committed to providing lifelong sanctuary and care for animals in need. But did you know your support can extend beyond traditional monetary gifts? By contributing through stocks, bonds, mutual funds, or even cryptocurrency, you can maximize your impact in a tax-efficient way. This smart giving strategy not only amplifies your contribution but also offers financial benefits, allowing you to give more without affecting your cash flow. Explore the transformative power of strategic giving today, and help us ensure a brighter tomorrow for vulnerable animals. Thank you for considering this impactful way to support our mission.

Four Smart Giving Options

Rather than donating cash, many of our donors are opting for smarter giving, non-cash options that not only support our mission but may also offer a variety of tax benefits. Click the link below to learn more about giving stocks, cryptocurrency, gifts from your IRA, and making a grant from a donor-advised fund.


Save on Taxes by Donating Stocks

Donating stocks allows you to avoid capital gains tax and often take a charitable deduction for the full value of the asset. Use this online stock tool from FreeWill, donate stock so we can track your gift, send you the correct receipt, and you can get the tax savings you deserve. 

Save on Taxes by Giving from Your IRA

If you are 70.5 or older, giving from your IRA can help reduce your taxable income — and for those over 73 who must take a Required Minimum Distribution (RMD), an IRA gift is a simple way to fulfill it! Use this tooto give from your IRA, you can auto-complete your paperwork and we can track your gift to send you the proper tax receipts.

Easily Make a Grant from Your Donor-Advised Fund

Donor-Advised Funds (DAFs) are investment accounts for the sole purpose of supporting charitable organizations today. Use this secure DAF link to:

    • Automatically links with your DAF
    • Allows you to recommend how you’d like your gift to be used
    • Notifies [ORG] of your intentions

We Now Accept Cryptocurrency Donations

We now accept donations of Ethereum, Bitcoin, and other cryptocurrencies! This gives us one more way to fund our work and can provide you with extra tax benefits.