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As a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization, your donations are tax-deductible to the maximum extent permitted by law. Swords to Plowshares has a strong track record of fiscal responsibility and ensures that your donation goes towards helping and achieving a lasting impact in the lives of veterans.
Make a donation today
Swords to Plowshares relies on the generous support of individuals like you to sustain our critical services to homeless and low-income veterans. All contributions are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Click here to donate online today »
Or mail your donation to:
Swords to Plowshares
Attn: Resource Development
1060 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
- Our federal tax identification number is 94-2260626
- Swords’ Depository Trust Company (DTC) participant ID for stock donation tax purposes is 0733
- Our Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) number is 13108. Click here to pledge online »
Combined Federal Campaigns
Combined Federal Campaigns allow government employees to support charities like the Swords to Plowshares through payroll deductions. Click here to learn more about who to donate through CFC Campaigns in your community:(link: http://www.opm.gov/combined-federal-campaign/find-local-campaigns/locator/)
When designating Swords to Plowshares, please use our designated CFC #13108.
Set Up Monthly Donations
Will you consider donating $40 each month in honor of our 40 years of service? It is easy to do on our website and will go a long way in helping more veterans in need. Click here to donate and select “make this a recurring donation.”
Double or Triple Your Donation
Many employers have a matching gift program. Qualifying donations are often matched up to a pre-designated limit. For example a $100 donation will be matched with $100 by your employer, thereby doubling the initial donation! Some employers may even have a double match making your $100 donation worth $300. Talk to your Human Resources department for more information andconsider participating in the matching gift program. This is an easy way to make your donation go further.
United Way Campaigns
The United Way has been a tireless supporter of nonprofits for more than a generation. If your employer participates in a United Way campaign, ask them about adding Swords as a recipient! Your Human Resources department should have the necessary information and forms to get started. You can sign-up for a one-time, quarterly or monthly payroll deductions. When you sign-up, please be sure to designate “Swords to Plowshares: Veterans Rights Organization, San Francisco, California” as the recipient.
Veterans Legacy Circle
By including Swords to Plowshares in your will or trust, you can leave your legacy and give back to veterans for decades to come. Join Swords to Plowshares’ Veterans Legacy Circle and make a lasting difference for future generations of our nation’s veterans. Learn more at veteranslegacycircle.org »
You may transfer gifts of stock to Swords without paying capital gains tax. You may also receive a charitable deduction for the value of the stock donated. Please consult with your tax advisor for details.
To donate stock please contact Swords to Plowshares’ broker, Wells Fargo, at (800) 935-5747 and refer to account number 1341-2845.
- Our federal tax identification number is 94-2260626.
- Swords DTC number is 0733.
To ensure proper acknowledgement of your stock donation, including the issuing of a receipt for tax purposes, please complete and submit the Donate Stock Form, which will be used for recognition purposes only. Due to the nature of electronic stock transactions, donations may not be recognized without using this form. You may fax, email or mail the form to Swords to Plowshares.
Swords to Plowshares
Attn: Development Department
1060 Howard St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 552-6267 fax
While we appreciate your generosity, Swords to Plowshares limits in-kind donations to items of the utmost need for the veterans we serve and focuses our attention to our veterans living in our supportive housing programs.
If you are interested in donating items, please contact the Resource Development team at Swords to Plowshares at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please Note: Many items that we are unable to accept can be donated to the Community Thrift Store. When making donations via the Community Thrift Store, please select Swords to Plowshares as nonprofit of your choice and we will receive proceeds from the sale of your donated items.
Community Thrift Store
623 Valencia Street