One of the most efficient and tax beneficial ways to make an impactful gift to Food Share is to make a gift of stock. If you or your broker would like the stock transfer instructions, please contact Jennifer Caldwell, Chief Development Officer at (805) 983-7100 x129 or via email at

The donor or transferring broker must provide the following information for audit and acknowledgment purposes:

  • Donor’s name and complete address
  • Name and number of securities transferred
  • Specific Food Bank program to which gift should be directed (if any)


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$10 = 30 MEALS