Calendar Year-End Giving Information

How can I make a calendar year-end gift to Episcopal Divinity School (EDS)?

You can make a calendar year-end gift to EDS in three ways: 

  1. Gifts by Check: Please make your check payable to “EDS” and mail your gift to: Episcopal Divinity School Attention: Advancement Office 99 Brattle Street, Cambridge MA 02138. To be eligible for a 2012 tax credit, your check must be dated and postmarked no later than December 31, 2012.
  2. Online Credit Card Gifts: Online credit card gifts are eligible for 2012 tax credit if they are submitted by 11:59 p.m. EST Monday, December 31, 2012 via our secure website.
  3. Credit Card Gifts by Mail: We strongly recommend any calendar year-end credit card gifts be made via our secure website. For credit card gifts sent via US Mail, the gift must be received by EDS no later than Friday, December 20, 2012 to ensure end of year processing.

How do I make gifts of stock?

Detailed instructions on how to make gifts of stock can be found here. You will receive credit for the gift on the date the securities are recorded in the EDS account. Stock may be transferred to EDS’s account #61002842 at Charles Schwab, Inc. The DTC transfer number is: 0164 Code 40. Feel free to call the Schwab office for further information: 1-800-435-4000. Please be sure that whoever transfers the stock makes the donors’ names clear and indicates the purpose of the gift as well as send an email to

We thank you for your support and Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from all of us at Episcopal Divinity School.