Give Stocks and Securities

Your gift of stocks or other securities is a meaningful way to bring life-changing programs to CATA artists.

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Gifts of appreciated assets offer valuable tax advantages and are easy to make! These tax savings—both in income and capital gains taxes—make gifts of securities a popular alternative to cash.


CATA also welcomes donations via wire transfer. Contact Kelly Rybczyk, Development Director, at [email protected] or (413) 528-5485 for more information. CATA’s tax ID is EIN #04-3196265.



How to Make a Stock Gift to CATA:



You can make your gift through an electronic transfer through your bank or broker. Your broker will require written instructions from you in order to initiate the transfer. Below is the account information they will need to make the transfer.


Please transfer securities directly to CATA’s account with Raymond James as follows:


Raymond James & Associates
880 Carillon Parkway
St. Petersburg, FL


DTC Number:  0725
Beneficiary:  Raymond James & Associates
Ultimate Beneficiary:  Community Access to the Arts
Raymond James Account number:  882WD031
FAO:  Community Access to the Arts (CATA) 882WD031
CATA Tax ID:  043196265


Include in your instructions the name of securities and the number of shares to be gifted to Community Access to the Arts.


IMPORTANT: Please notify or have your broker notify CATA when you are making a stock gift by contacting Kelly Rybczyk, Development Director, at [email protected] or 413-528-5485 so we can appropriately acknowledge your gift. (Otherwise, we don’t know who the gift is coming from.)

Questions about making a stock gift? Contact Kelly Rybczyk (Development Director) or Margaret Keller (Executive Director):


Kelly Rybczyk: 413-528-5485 or [email protected]

Margaret Keller: 413-528-5485 or [email protected] or cell, 413-351-1728


Mailing address:

Community Access to the Arts (CATA)
420 Stockbridge Road, Suite 2
Great Barrington, MA 01230


Community Access to the Arts is a 501(c)3 not for profit organization. Contributions are fully deductible to the extent permitted by law.