Other Ways to Give

Other Ways to Give

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Make a Gift of Stock

There can be significant tax advantages when making a donation of appreciated stock. Please contact Karen Kwan at karen.kwan@cityofpaloalto.org if you are interested in learning more.

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Leave a legacy

Make a lasting contribution through your estate that will support our work for decades to come. We’ve partnered with FreeWill to make leaving a legacy as easy as possible — click here to get started.

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Employer Matching

Want to double the impact of your gift or volunteer service? A contribution can be multiplied through your company’s Matching Gift Program. Check to see if your company participates.

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Amazon Smile

Shop at Amazon? Select the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation as your charity and we receive a portion of your sale. Learn more here.

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Qualified Charitable Distributions

Are you 70 ½ or older and have a traditional IRA? If so, you’re eligible to make a tax-free donation to Palo Alto Art Center Foundation directly from your IRA. Get started now!

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Art Center volunteers support all aspects of education, special events, exhibitions, and more—and there is a place for you. Explore volunteer opportunities.

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Donor Advised Funds

A donor advised fund (DAF) allows you to combine the most favorable tax benefits with the flexibility to recommend how much and how often you wish to support the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation. Please contact Karen Kwan at karen.kwan@cityofpaloalto.org if you have any questions.

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Help support the Palo Alto Art Center’s exhibitions by making a sponsorship gift today. Exhibition sponsors receive prominent recognition and a host of benefits depending on the sponsorship level.

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Special Events

Join us and support local artists at our annual Great Glass Pumpkin Patch and Holiday Studio Sale, and raise critical funds for the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation

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