Gifts of Collectibles & Artwork

Donating appreciated assets of fine art or other collectibles such as jewelry and antiques to charity can have a great mission impact and provide notable tax breaks.


  • Support our mission without taking from your cash flow
  • May avoid capital gains tax on the appreciated asset transfer
  • Receive an immediate income tax deduction for the appraised value
  • May reduce estate tax liability
  • Bonus: You may be able to donate collectibles or artwork to fund a charitable gift annuity for lifetime income!


  • Contact us so that we can help determine if we can accept the asset(s)
  • Acquire an independent appraisal of the asset(s) to establish a charitable deduction value
  • Transfer to the Association with the understanding we may hold, display, or sell the asset(s)
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Let’s discuss what you are considering donating, your goals, and strategies to consider.

The information presented here is for educational purposes only. Always consult a legal or tax advisor to determine what is best for you.

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