Gifts, Including Memorial and Tribute Gifts
Consider donating appreciated stock, which can create considerable tax benefits for donors.
Use our form to notify the Foundation of your gift (see button below) and your broker can assist you in making a stock gift via direct transfer.
Electronic transfers are available via:
WF Financial Services
Michael J. Canfield
714 Main Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545-0169
Additional information or assistance can be gained by contacting:
Library Director, Ellen Dolan
Bequests and Other Planned Giving
Including the Shrewsbury Public Library Foundation in your estate planning is a meaningful way to make a lasting contribution to the Library while taking advantage of federal and state tax laws. At the heart of planned giving is the ordinary will. Leaving a bequest is a way ensure that future generations enjoy the educational, cultural and life changing opportunities that a great library can provide. You can simply add an amendment to your will or living trust.
Sample Bequest Language
I give to the Shrewsbury Public Library Foundation (tax I.D. XXXXXXX), located in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, [insert $ amount, or state a percentage of your estate, or describe gifted assets, including exact location] for the benefit of its general purposes.