How to Make a Gift of Securities


Canadian Donors can give a stock by visiting Canada Helps.

Instructions for USA Donors:


Step 1: Complete your transfer

Contact the institution where your stocks are held and let them know you’d like to transfer the shares to the Henri Nouwen Society account at Vanguard. You may need the following information:

DTC # 0062

Henri Nouwen Society Account # 49497409

Should you require it, the HNS Employer Identification Number (EIN)/Federal Tax Identification Number (TIN) is 13-4014285.

If you or your broker have any technical questions regarding the transfer, please contact the Henri Nouwen Society at 1-866-226-2158 or


Step 2: Let us know about your gift of stock

Stock donations transferred to our account are not accompanied by donor information. To enable us to acknowledge your charitable donation of stock and send you a tax receipt, please be in touch. There are two easy options to provide your stock gift details. You can either:

Submit your gift information using our secure Online Stock Gift Notification Form below.


Download our Stock Gifts Notification Form and mail the completed form to: 


Henri Nouwen Society
Attn: Liz Leake
PO Box 220522
St. Louis MO 63122


As soon as your stock donation gift is identified, we will send you an acknowledgment letter in the mail.

Many thanks for your generosity!


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