Donating by Check

By Selena Maranjian (TMF Selena)

(Nov. 23, 1999) -- Please use these exact addresses. Leaving out part of the address might mean that your donation isn't tied to the Fool campaign. (Yikes!)

Foodchain merged with America's Second Harvest in 2000.
The new address is:
America's Second Harvest
116 S. Michigan Ave., #4
Chicago, IL 60603

Grameen Foundation USA
1709 New York Ave., NW, Suite 101
Dept. M
Washington, DC 20006

Heifer Project International
105 W. Capitol Avenue
Suite 601
Little Rock, AR 72201

Make-A-Wish Foundation of America
P.O. Box 52435
Attn: Motley Fool
Phoenix, AZ 85072-2435

Polycystic Kidney Research Foundation
4901 Main Street, Suite 200,
Kansas City, Missouri 64112-2634

Donating Stock

When you call to make arrangements, please identify yourself as donating through the Fool, so that your contribution is linked to the Fool drive. (Thanks!)

Also, please contact the charity itself to let them know that the gift is coming, so that they can properly thank you and send you a receipt for tax purposes.

For Foodchain:
Contact Betty Wilson at A.G. Edwards in Kansas City: 816-781-0800
The Foodchain account number is: 599-067612-001
If giving through the Depository Trust Company (DTC), the DTC number is 0201.
Call Foodchain and let them know of your gift: 800-845-3008

For Grameen Foundation USA:
Contact Katie Clark at Salomon Smith Barney: 301-657-6300.
The Grameen account number is 628-59372-12-013.
Call Grameen and let them know of your gift: 202-628-3560

For Heifer Project International:
Call Janet Ginn at Heifer Project International Foundation at 888-422-1161 for more information on donating stock. Alternatively, pop over here for forms and instructions. (On the "Notification of Wire Transfer" form under "Event" please be sure to note that your gift is part of The Motley Fool drive.)

For The Make-A-Wish Foundation®:
Contact Julie Ulmer of The Make-A-Wish Foundation by calling 800-722-9474, x5117, M-F, 8:00-5:00 MST.

For Polycystic Kidney Research Foundation:
Call UMB Scout Brokerage Services at 800-842-9999, ext. 8724, or 816-860-8724, and ask for Sue Ann Einess, their account representative. Let her know that you want your gift to go to the PKR Foundation, account number 087-124052. PKRF's tax identification number is 43-1266906. If you're giving through the Depository Trust Company (DTC), UMB's DTC number is 0226. Call PKRF and let them know of your gift: 800-753-2873.

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