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Stock and Non Cash Gifts

Stock and Mutual Fund Gifts to Cru

For stock and mutual fund gifts, shares are transferred into an account owned by Cru. A Stock Administrator then sells the shares. A check is issued for the value of the stock or mutual fund. Once the check is received, it is deposited and credited according to your intentions.

To initiate this process, you can fill out the Stock Transfer Form linked below and instruct your broker to transfer your shares from your account to Cru.

PLEASE NOTE: The shares of stock arrive in our brokerage account without any information about the person donating the shares nor the purpose of the gift.

If your transfer has been made, but you have opted to not use the form linked above, please email with the following information:

  • Your name and address
  • The name of the stock and the number of shares

  • For the benefit of:

You can also call a representative at 1-888-278-7233. (Opt. 1, then opt. 2).

Grain and Livestock

If you produce commodities, such as grain and livestock, you can give by selling the product in Cru's name. The elevator then sends Cru a check from the sale. There are times when a Non-Cash Gifts Administrator needs to contact the elevator in order to sell the commodity. If that is the case, please contact us

You can use the Commodities Form in order to request the sale in Cru's name at your local elevator.

Once a gift has been made, it is very important to contact Cru with the following information:

  • Your name and address

  • Name and number of commodities sold

  • For the benefit of

This information can be sent by mailing or faxing a completed copy of the Commodities Form, emailing us at, or calling us toll-free at 1-888-278-7233 (opt. 1 then opt. 2).


Planned Giving

All gifts which are received from a will, trust, annuity or life insurance policy are processed by Cru Foundation. They can be reached by telephone at 1(800) 449-5454, by email at or by mail at the following address:

Cru Foundation #3600
100 Lake Hart Drive
Orlando, FL 32832

Contact Us

To send your gift information or if you have any questions about stock or non-cash gifts, email us at, or call toll-free at 1-888-278-7233 (opt. 1 then opt. 2). We would be happy to assist you and answer any questions you might have.


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