Donating to the Woodside School Foundation is elementary!
Donations may be made via check, Zelle, or online, a transfer of securities, a pledge, and extended through your employer's corporate matching program. Download the Donor Form and find specific instructions below:
In Person: Drop off your donation in the main school office or stop by the Foundation office (Room 39C)
By Mail: Woodside School Foundation, 3195 Woodside Road, Woodside, CA 94062
By Zelle: Complete the online formor the Donor Form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Then send your Zelle payment to email@example.com (QR code below)
Pledges: Make a pledge during the campaign to donate on or before February 15
Corporate Matching Funds: Matching funds may be available from your employer and are a great way to extend the benefit of your donation. Upon receipt of your donation, the WSF office will issue a proof of payment letter for you to submit to your company’s human resources or relevant foundation department.
Direct Transfer Of Securities: Your tax-deductible contribution may also be in the form of a direct transfer of securities to the Woodside School Foundation; this may provide you with additional tax benefits (please consult a qualified tax advisor). See instructions below.
Woodside School Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization and all donations to are tax-deductible. The Foundation's Federal Tax ID is 94-2928552.
Find Zelle® in your banking app, click “Send,” then click on the QR code icon displayed at the top of the “Select Recipient” screen.
Your phone’s camera will open.
To send money using a Zelle® QR code, simply point your camera at the recipient’s Zelle® QR code, enter the amount, hit “Send,” and the money is on the way!
You may use Zelle to send any payment to the Foundation: Annual Fund donation, auction party payment, etc. Note your bank may have limits on how much you can send via Zelle at one time. If you need assistance, please let us know.
Donating Securities to the Woodside School Foundation
In order to simplify the direct transfer of securities, general instructions are listed below:
1) Notify the WSF Office, in a letter or email, stating the name and number of securities you intend to donate to the Woodside School Foundation. Email your letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail it to the Woodside School Foundation, 3195 Woodside Road, Woodside, CA 94062. The Foundation must receive a letter from the donor for accounting/tax purposes.
2) Request that your broker deliver the Direct Transfer Certificate (DTC)-Eligible Securities to the Woodside School Foundation's Charles Schwab brokerage account:
Charles Schwab DTC#0164 Account #8105-3374 Woodside School Foundation General Account
3) The Charles Schwab broker will sell the securities immediately upon receipt.
4) The WSF will send confirmation of receipt of the number of shares transferred and the date it was received into our account.