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How to Give

There are many different ways you can make a gift to help support AFC's work to protect every child's right to an education

Transfer of Stock

Donations of appreciated stock or other securities may provide you with tax benefits, while helping AFC provide critical services to our clients. To transfer stock to AFC, provide your broker with the following securities transfer information:

DTC Code: 0141
Account Number: 8112-7582
Account Name: Advocates for Children of NY Inc.
AFC’s EIN: 11-2247307
Receiving Institution: Wells Fargo Clearing Services

AFC does not receive information that identifies you as the donor when you contribute stock. Please notify us of your pending gift to ensure that you receive a prompt tax acknowledgment of your donation by contacting Edgar Trinidad, Assistant Director of Development, at or 212-822-9512.

Donor Advised Funds

AFC appreciates when donors recommend grants from their donor advised funds. If you have a Fidelity Charitable, Schwab Charitable, or BNY Mellon DAF and would like to give, you can donate now through DAF Direct. AFC’s EIN is 11-2247307.

For questions related to DAFs, please contact Edgar Trinidad at or 212-822-9512.


To make a gift by ACH or Wire Transfer, please contact Edgar Trinidad at or 212-822-9512.


To make a donation by mail, please send your check to:

Advocates for Children of New York, Inc.
Attn: Ivette Greenblatt
151 West 30th Street, 5th floor
New York, NY 10001

Recurring Gifts Program

By becoming a recurring donor you are providing Advocates for Children with a steady and reliable income to help fund our programs and allowing us to focus more energy on helping our students and families in need.

Here are just a few ways your monthly gift can make a difference:

  • Only $10 a month – Pays for an expert to counsel a parent on our Helpline about the educational and support options available for a child with autism.
  • Only $25 a month – Provides a webinar sharing up-to-date information to parents and professionals.
  • Only $50 a month – Provides three hours of attorney time to prepare for and attend a meeting with the Department of Education to resolve a dispute over the Individualized Education Program (IEP) for a struggling student.
  • Only $100 a month – Helps provide expert legal counsel to an immigrant parent that allows them to access a quality education.

To join our Recurring Gifts Program,  please complete the information on our online donation form.

Tribute Gifts

You can make a donation to honor someone; to celebrate a special occasion like a birthday, marriage, anniversary, graduation, or retirement; or to remember someone who has passed away to celebrate the difference they made in your life.

Your gift will help students and their families receive the expert counsel, guidance, training, and information they need to get the quality education they deserve and have a real and lasting impact on a child’s life. To make a tribute gift, be sure to complete the “In Honor” or “In Memory” fields in our online donation form.