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Guzman Hall rm. 101

50 Acacia Avenue

San Rafael, CA 94901

P: 415.257.1396

F: 415.257.0162

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Stock Gifts

Many donors find that gifts of appreciated securities are a wonderful way to support Dominican University of California, while at the same time receiving substantial tax benefits.

To make a gift of stock, please follow the steps below:

Step One
In order to ensure proper credit and acknowledgement for your gift, we ask that donors please call Dominican's Advancement Office at 415-257-1396 to notify the University of your intent to make a stock gift.

Step Two
Contact your broker to instruct them to transfer shares of stock to Dominican University of California's account at Morgan Stanley. Click here for a sample letter.

Please reference Dominican's account number (172-035014), DTC number (0015), and tax ID number (94-1156525) in your letter. Send a copy of your authorization statement to:

Catheryne DiPrete
Associate Vice President
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
750 Lindaro Street, Suite 300
San Rafael, CA  94901
Phone: 415-482-1505
Fax: 415-451-1401
Assistant: Emma Ayala (415-451-1418;

Office of Advancement
Dominican University of California
50 Acacia Avenue
San Rafael, CA  94901
Phone: 415-257-1396
Fax: 415-257-0162

Step Three
After you have received confirmation of the transfer, please forward a copy of the confirmation statement to the University. Dominican University of California records the value of stock gifts as the average of the high and low values on the date of transfer.

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