The secure Donor Portal lets you manage your fund online by viewing your fund balance, submitting grant recommendations, accessing fund statements, and viewing past grants.
DONOR PORTAL FEATURES
The donor portal allows fund advisors to see the most recent transactions. The portal is available 24 hours a day and can be accessed through our website.
- Most recent transactions will be listed on the account’s main page when you log in.
- Fund advisors will be able to review all pending and completed grants paid from the account using the “Grants” option in the menu bar.
- Online credit card donations to a fund post daily and checks received by mail are processed weekly.
- You will be able to contribute to your fund through the portal.
- Mid-year and year-end statements will post directly to the Donor Portal under the Statements tab.
If you have questions, please contact Leeann Napoleon at email@example.com and you may visit our Donor Portal Help Page for frequently asked questions and more.
ADDING TO FUNDS
ACT for Alexandria offers several easy contribution options.
Make checks payable to ACT for Alexandria and indicate the name of your fund in the memo line. Mail or deliver to ACT for Alexandria, 201 N. Union Street, Suite 110, Alexandria, VA 22314.
Online credit card contributions (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, or Discover) can be made 24 hours a day, seven days a week on our website at www.actforalexandria.org/donate. Please note credit card processing fees of 2.2% for Visa/MasterCard (+$0.30) or 3.5% for American Express will be charged to the fund receiving the donation. Credit card donations are available up to $10,000, for gifts over that amount, please send a check, wire, or contact our office for assistance.
Please alert ACT for Alexandria of any transfer gift with written communication, by emailing Heather.firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com or by calling 703-739-7778. We partner with CarterHutchings, LLC to do all our financial transactions and back-office accounting. Instructions for each type of gift are detailed below.
If you would like to make a gift of mutual funds or restricted or closely held securities, please call us for instructions.
Wire transfer of cash
Please include any special designation and the amount of the gift in your communication to ACT for Alexandria and contact us at 703-739-7778 for instructions.
Transfer of government securities, stock, corporate bonds, and other marketable securities
Please include the fund name, a description of the shares, and the name of the brokerage firm in your communication to ACT for Alexandria.
Government securities, including treasury bills, notes, bonds, and FNMAs:
Please contact us at 703-739-7778 or firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm our acceptance policies of these securities.
WIRE STOCK, CORPORATE BONDS AND OTHER MARKETABLE SECURITIES TO:
DTC # 0226
For credit to: ACT for Alexandria
Account No.: 668173412
Clearing Agent/Custodian: Fidelity
Contribution to: Your fund’s name
GIVING COMPLEX ASSETS
You may be able to attain a new level of giving you may not have considered possible through assets you already own. You can use our expertise to quickly and easily donate hard-to-value assets to donor-advised funds. ACT accepts donations of complex assets, including:
Charitable Gifts of Real Estate
- Personal Residence
- Commercial Property
- Farmland or Undeveloped Property
- Other Real Property
Charitable Gifts of Privately Held Business Interests
- C-Corp or S-Corp Stock
- Limited Liability Company (LLC) Interests
- Limited Partnership Interests
Other Alternative Asset Gifts
- Life Insurance Policies
- Retirement Plans
- Negotiable Instruments
- Oil and Gas Interests
- Private Equity
This list is not intended to be all-inclusive of acceptable alternative assets. Gift acceptance is dependent upon asset review and approval.
ACT for Alexandria is a public charity, so you will receive the maximum tax deduction allowed by law for your donation. You can also avoid capital gains tax, and you may be eligible to receive a lifetime income stream. We look at each donation individually and create charitable giving plans that maximize gifts to the community and provide bottom-line benefits to you.
We do not provide tax, legal, or accounting advice. This is for informational purposes only.