Scarsdale Friends Meeting depends on its community for financial support.
Your donations allow us to maintain our building (keep the heat on!), to do outreach and education, to support Quaker organizations and to carry out other activities.
If the existence of Scarsdale Friends Meeting is important to you, please be as generous as possible in supporting it.
Contributions can be mailed to:
Scarsdale Friends Meeting
133 Popham Road
Scarsdale, New York 10583-4327
Donations to Scarsdale Friends Meeting are tax deductable to the fullest extent allowed by law.
From time to time Friends and attenders have found it convenient to donate publicly traded stocks to the Meeting instead of cash.
If the stock has appreciated in value from when it was purchased, those who donate such stock get full credit for the value of the stock at the time of the gift as a charitable donation on their federal and state tax returns. They also avoid having to pay any capital gains tax on the appreciated value this stock.
To make such a gift, simply instruct your broker in writing to transfer the stock or stocks in question to the brokerage account with Citizens Investment Services that the Meeting maintains for just this purpose. Your broker will need the following information about our account, Account name: Scarsdale Friends Meeting Account number: Please contact us for this.
Please send a copy of your letter of instruction to your broker to Alice Clague, Treasurer, Scarsdale Friends Meeting, 133 Popham Road, Scarsdale, NY
If you have any questions about this process, please do not hesitate to contact the treasurer or clerk of the Finance Committee