Ways of Giving to CTLCV Whether by check, credit card, securities, real estate or personal property, your gift to CTLCV provides key support to programs and services. Every gift counts, and we thank you! If you wish to make a secure online donation, please visit: CTLCV.org/Donate.html.
Cash Contributions: Check, Cash, or Credit Card Direct cash gifts are the most common form of giving and can be unrestricted or designated. Gifts can be designated to CTLCV’s greatest needs, endowment or program specific. Gifts can also be directed to a specific project, program, or area of interest. Cash gifts may be made outright or by pledge. For more information, please contact Lori Brown.
You can use the form above to make a secure credit card contribution.
Matching Gift Options More than 1,000 corporations, foundations and other organizations will match their employees’ charitable contributions either dollar-for-dollar, or at a ratio of 2-to-1, 3-to-1 or even 4-to-1. See if your company will match your gift. You can double or triple your donation to CTLCV by participating in a matching gift. If you wish to mail your gift, please send a check made out to CTLCV to:
Connecticut League of Conservation Voters Development Office 553 Farmington Ave Hartford, CT 06106
Credit Card Gifts/Pledges by Phone Call 860-236-5442 during business hours; we will process your gift securely. For security reasons, please do not leave your credit card information on voice mail or include it in an e-mail message. You can also make your gift online 24 hours a day.
Gifts of Stock, Bonds, or Mutual Fund Shares You can make outright gifts of appreciated securities (stocks, bonds, mutual fund shares) at full fair-market value. To avoid capital gains taxes, you must transfer the ownership of the securities to the CTLCV brokerage account.
Gifts of closely held stock (usually stock in a family-owned business) can be made.
Stock Gift Instructions Thank you for your generous intention to make a stock gift to benefit CTLCV. In order to achieve your philanthropic intentions, kindly follow these instructions.
Electronic transfer is preferred. Please instruct your broker to transfer the stocks to the League’s account. The League will immediately sell the stocks and provide you will any necessary receipting.
Please notify the League immediately preceding the transfer or immediately following so that we may advise our broker of the gift and sell the shares accordingly.
Please call if you prefer physical transfer of shares and we will coordinate with you.
CTLCV and the CTLCV Education Fund, Inc. is a private not-for-profit organization.
Transfer Instructions: Bank Name ABA #; DTC #: Account Name: Acct #:
IRA Transfers If you are 70 years of age or older, you can make a gift directly from your IRA to CTLCV and it will count toward your minimum required distribution.
Personal Property and Gifts-in-Kind On a case by case basis, the organization may choose to accept gifts of property such as paintings, estate goods, electronics, vehicles, real estate, or other items that can be sold, with proceeds going toward the work of the organization. CTLCV reserves the right to hire an attorney or other professional to assess items before accepted. Please contact our office at firstname.lastname@example.org you are interested in making this kind of donation.
Questions or Concerns If you have any questions or concerns about ways to support CTLCV, please contact our Executive Director, Lori Brown, at email@example.com.