Ways to Give

We know you #LoveParks – and we believe that Seattle’s parks and public spaces are special because they’re people powered. There are so many ways to contribute your time, talent and treasure to Seattle Parks Foundation.

Want to give in another way? Contact us.

Send a check

To make a donation by mail, please send a check payable to Seattle Parks Foundation to:

PO Box 3541
Seattle, WA 98124-3541

If your gift is intended for one of our community partners, please add their name in the memo line or with an accompanying note.

A tax receipt will be mailed to you upon receipt of your contribution.

Thank you!

Gift of Stock

Making a stock gift to Seattle Parks Foundation is easy.

When you donate stock that has appreciated for more than 12 months, you are able to avoid capital gains taxes, and donate up to 20% more to Seattle Parks Foundation!

Simply follow these steps to facilitate the transfer of shares:

  1. Provide your broker with the following information:
    -Bank Name: Bank of New York Mellon
    -Account Name: Seattle Parks Foundation
    -Depository Trust Company (DTC) Participant Number: 8275
    -Agent Bank Number: 60916
    -Reference/FFC: 10380476500 Seattle Parks Foundation-IMA-GIFT
    -Seattle Parks Foundation Tax ID: 91-1998597
  2. Remind your broker to include your name, contact information, and any special instructions for use of the gift with your transfer.
  3. Contact us at donations@seattleparksfoundation.org with information about the type of stock you’re giving and number of shares, as well as any special considerations you may have.

The information provided is not a substitute for professional financial or legal advice. Consult your financial institution to determine which options are best for you and your family, and to maximize the tax advantages of your gift.

Donate Your Car

Have an old car taking up space in your driveway?

Donate it to Seattle Parks Foundation!

We accept most cars, trucks, trailers, boats, RVs, motorcycles, off-road vehicles, heavy equipment, and other motorized vehicles. All or part of your donation may be tax deductible.

To get started, simply complete the online donation form or call 855.500.7433 or 855.500.RIDE to speak to a representative. You can also read more at careasy.org.

Have an old car taking up space in your driveway?

Seattle Parks Foundation is the bridge between community and civic leaders and the backbone support for grassroots community organizations.

Help us continue to grow the services we offer to our parks and public spaces!