Greenbelt Alliance is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Taxpayer identification (EIN) number: 94-1676747
Online Donations & Gift Matching
Many companies have a matching gift program for current and retired employees. All you have to do is ask. First, make a donation and be sure to keep your receipt. Many corporate matching programs will give you up to one year after your donation to request a match.
Then, we’ll help you find your company’s matching gift program. It’s that easy!
Ask your broker to: First, contact us and provide your name, the name of the company and stock ticker symbol, and the number of shares you’re donating. Then, contact Kitty Huang at 415-263-4388 or email@example.com at Charles Schwab, DTC: 0164 to credit the gift to Greenbelt Alliance.
Your tax advisor and broker can advise on tax deductibility and transfer timing.
Automatic Monthly Giving
Monthly giving through our Greenbelt Guardian program is convenient and flexible. Greenbelt Guardians provide reliable monthly funding which allows us to do our work today and plan for the future. And you can make changes anytime! Enroll in our Greenbelt Guardian program by making a monthly donation online.
A planned gift can take effect after your lifetime, or it can provide income during your life while assigning the remainder to Greenbelt Alliance. All of our planned giving donors are also lifetime members of the Jack Kent Legacy Society. Find out more about planned gifts here or contact us here.
Donate A Vehicle
Why settle for a low trade-in on your used car, boat, RV—or any vehicle? Instead, support the cause you love. By donating your vehicle, you’ll help Greenbelt Alliance and qualify for a bigger tax deduction. For more information or to get started on your vehicle donation visit our partner page at CARS. They’ll even pick it up for you! Get details about the process here.
Donate By Mail Or Phone
Call 415-543-6771 x325 to donate via phone.
Or send a check payable to Greenbelt Alliance to:
312 Sutter Street, Suite 510
San Francisco, CA 94108
Donate While You Shop
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Greenbelt Alliance every time you shop. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same prices and products as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to us. You can choose from nearly one million organizations to support—we hope you’ll choose us! Go to smile.amazon.com, choose Greenbelt Alliance as your current charity, and when you make a purchase 0.5% of the cost will be given to us from the AmazonSmile Foundation. Learn more.
More Ways To Give
IRA Charitable Rollover Gifts (Qualified Charitable Distributions)
Legislation allowing tax-free IRA gifts from individuals age 70 1/2 years or older was made permanent in December 2015. Distributions of up to $100,000 per person per year must be made directly from your IRA to Greenbelt Alliance and count toward your required minimum distribution. Please call 415-543-6771 x302 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate your name, the name of your IRA administrator, and the amount of your distribution.
Tribute or Honorary Gifts
We would be honored to remember or honor a special person in your life. You can make a memorial or honorary gift online or by phone and we will notify the honoree or their loved ones and recognize them in our annual report. Please indicate if you’d like to make a memorial or honorary gift and the name of the honoree when you donate online.
Support The Farms and Ranches Forever Campaign in Honor of John Chapman
Since 1984, more than 200,000 acres of Bay Area farmland—an area six times the size of San Francisco—have been lost to sprawl development. Greenbelt Alliance is spurring county policies to protect agriculture and help local farmers and ranchers succeed. Please join us in protecting the future of our Bay Area agricultural lands. This campaign honors the legacy of our late board president, John Chapman, who loved and fought for Bay Area farms and ranches all his life. Learn more about our Farms and Ranches Forever campaign.