GIFTS OF STOCK & WIRE TRANSFERS
Jazz St. Louis welcomes gifts of domestic securities and bonds traded on the New York Stock Exchange, American Stock Exchange, or NASDAQ. Please contact Wendy Rosenblum, Director of Development, at 314-881-3085 or by email HERE to review instructions for a successful stock transfer.
TRIBUTES AND MEMORIALS
Tribute and memorial gifts provide a unique and thoughtful way for you to support Jazz St. Louis while celebrating a birthday, anniversary and special occasion, or when honoring a loved one. With your gift, the honoree or designated person receives a card acknowledging your contribution. The card provides your name as a donor, but the amount of the gift is not indicated. You will receive a card acknowledging your gift, with amount indicated. This serves as a receipt for tax purposes. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. All tribute and memorial gifts help fund education and outreach activities at Jazz St. Louis.
Matching gifts are a great way to double the impact of your contribution. Many corporations will match your gift to Jazz St. Louis. Before making your gift, check with your Human Resources office to obtain a matching gift form and return it with your gift payment. Click here to view a list of employers who have notified us of a Matching Gift program. Please contact the Jazz St. Louis Development Office at (314) 584-6571 if the list contains any errors or omissions.
When you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the nonprofit of your choosing. You must start your shopping here in order for your purchases to qualify. Be sure to select Jazz St. Louis as your recipient organization.
YOP TAX CREDITS
Jazz St. Louis was fortunate to be approved by the Missouri Department of Economic Development to participate in the Youth Opportunities Program (YOP) for Tax Credits starting in July 2017. Funds raised through the YOP program will enable us to implement Jazz Academy, our newest music training program focused on cultivating leadership skills and creative expression in middle school students. Click below to learn more about making a charitable contribution and using YOP tax credits.
Individuals and corporations choosing to sponsor a Jazz St. Louis performance align themselves with one of the most diverse audiences of any St. Louis arts organizations. Show sponsorships provide unique recognition opportunities, brand exposure, and engagement with Jazz St. Louis’s 500+ subscriber base and 46,000 annual visitors. Click here to learn more about our sponsorship levels.
DONATIONS OF PERSONAL PROPERTY
At times, Jazz St. Louis will accept donations of instruments, record collections, books, or music paraphernalia. For more information, contact our Education Department at 314-881-3089.
Remembering Jazz St. Louis in your estate plans will help ensure that we continue to provide world class jazz performance, outreach and education opportunities in our community while perpetuating you love of this uniquely American art form. Planned gifts not only benefit Jazz St. Louis, but can also help you meet your
financial, tax and estate planning goals. We encourage you to consult an attorney who specializes in estate planning as you consider any legacy gifts.
To insure that Jazz St. Louis receives your designated gift, please include the
following language in your planned gift:
Jazz St. Louis
Tax ID # 43-1761629
3536 Washington Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63103
If you include Jazz St. Louis in your planned giving or have any questions, please contact Wendy Rosenblum, Director of Development, at 314-881-3085 or by clicking here.
Jazz St. Louis is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to lead our community in advancing the uniquely American art of jazz through live performance, education and community engagement.