All Ways to Give

Cash Gifts

Cash contributions, including payments through check or credit card, are deductible up to 60% of your adjusted gross income. If your cash contribution exceeds this percentage, you can carry forward the excess deduction into as many as five additional tax years.

To donate online using a credit card, use our secure form.

To donate by check, please send your contribution to:
Halcyon
3400 Prospect Street, NW
Washington DC 20007

Appreciated Assets

Giving appreciated stocks, bonds, and mutual funds provides the best tax advantages. Securities owner for more than 12 months are deductible at their full fair-market value regardless of what you paid for them. Gifts of these assets are not subject to capital gains tax. Gift amounts that exceed 30% of a donors adjusted gross income can be carried forward into as many as five additional tax years.

For more information on how to make a gift of stock, please contact the Development Office at 202-796-4240 or support@halcyonhouse.org.

Life Income Gifts

Life income gifts, such as charitable gift annuities and charitable remainder trusts, can provide fixed or variable payments for life to the donor and/or other beneficiaries. At the termination of the gift annuity or trusty, the remainder is transferred to Halcyon.

For more information on how to make a gift of stock, please contact the Development Office at 202-796-4240 or support@halcyonhouse.org.

Gifts from Retirement Plans

Halcyon can be the beneficiary of your retirement plan account. Those assets are not subject to income or estate taxes. If you are 70.5 years of age, you can transfer up to $100,000 to NMWA from your IRA account. This amount is not taxable as income.

For more information on how to make a gift of stock, please contact the Development Office at 202-796-4240 or support@halcyonhouse.org.

Planned Giving

You can also bequest a gift to Halcyon in your estate plans. By indicating a certain percentage, dollar amount, specific real property asset, or a bequest of residue, you can establish a legacy with Halcyon.

For more information on how to make a gift of stock, please contact the Development Office at 202-796-4240 or support@halcyonhouse.org.