Stock Donations

Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeast Michigan

Donor Instructions for Transferring Gifts of Securities as of July 2023

Please send written instructions to your broker of your gift specifying that it is to be a charitable contribution to the Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeast Michigan. The Federal Tax ID is 38-2156255. State in your instructions the issuer of the stock and either the number of shares or the estimated intended gift value.

Your broker may transfer securities to our account at:

Broker Firm: Merrill Lynch

Broker: Mr. Brian Kerber
39001 W. 12 Mile Road
Farmington Hills, MI  48331

Phone: (248) 533-6377

Associate: Ms. Sherri Koch
Phone: (313) 642-1057

Account#: 642-03878
DTC#: 8862

So that Gleaners may know when to expect the transfer, please send the following information, either by mail or email:

  • Number of Shares
  • Intended date of transfer
  • Security name (e.g., Ford, SM Energy, Apple)
  • Confirm gift intent (e.g., Double Your Donation Day, pledge payment)
  • Brokerage that gift is coming from (e.g., Lincoln Financial)

Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeast Michigan
Attn: Jeff Bandy, Finance Controller
2131 Beaufait
Detroit, MI 48207-3410


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