Ways to Give
Gifts to the Celebrity Series may made via cash, check, credit card, or securities. Donors can also give online. Additionally, contributions may be made through a variety of planned gifts. Celebrity Series of Boston is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and all gifts are tax deductible to the extent of the law. Celebrity Series of Boston’s Annual Fund runs from July 1 to June 30, and to be credited as a gift for the fiscal year, payments must be received by June 30 of that year.
Cash and Checks
Most contributions to Celebrity Series of Boston are made in the form of cash or checks. Checks should be made payable to Celebrity Series of Boston and sent to:
Celebrity Series of Boston, Inc.
20 Park Plaza, Suite 1032
Boston, MA 02116
Celebrity Series of Boston also accepts donations by Visa, Mastercard and American Express. Donors may use their credit cards to make an online donation. Credit cards and gift payments can also be called in to the Development Office at (617)598-3218 with the following information: donor’s name, credit card number, expiration date, amount of gift and gift designation.
A gift of securities can easily be transferred to Celebrity Series of Boston by following a simple process. Contact your broker and ask him/her to contact the Development Office at (617)598-3218. Send a letter (or copy of your letter of instruction to your broker) to the Development Office at Celebrity Series, explaining the designation of your gift and your broker’s name and phone number. The gift will be valued on the day your broker transfers the securities to Celebrity Series’s account, using the mean market value of the security on that day. Please note, the electronic transfer is the fastest method for transferring securities.