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Not only do you have options for how your gift will be used, you also have options on what to give and how to give. There are gifts that cost you nothing now, gifts that pay you income, and gifts that allow you to decide what happens when.

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How to Make a Gift of Stock or Other Securities to St. John's University

If you would like to make a gift of stock or other securities to St. John's University, please contact Carmen Hammond, Director of Gift Administration in the Division of Institutional Advancement at 718-990-5757, by fax at 718-990-6859 or e-mail

Stock gifts must be received into St. John's stock account by December 31 for it to be counted as a donation in the calendar year. To ensure that your gift is processed accurately and efficiently, St. John's requires the following information sent to Carmen Hammond:

  • Donor Name:
  • Home Address:
  • City:
  • State:
  • Zip:
  • Tel:
  • E-mail:
  • Graduation Year(s):
  • School(s)/College(s):
  • Date of Transfer:
  • Name of Shares:
  • Number of Shares:
  • Designation of Gift: (To what School/College or purpose would you like to apply the funds?):
  • Employment Information (Optional):
  • OtherComments/Restrictions:
  • Brokerage Firm Contact Person:
  • Brokerage Firm Telephone Number:

St. John's University currently uses the following clearinghouse for all gifts of stock and securities: Pershing DTC 0443 For the account of St. John's University
Account: 7NH-015490
Please be advised that the legal date of the gift is the day the University assumes ownership of the security, not the day the securities were sent. St. John's University tax identification number is 11-1630830.