Appreciated Securities

You may decrease capital gains tax when you donate appreciated stock, bonds, and mutual funds to ARCS Foundation Atlanta. Giving these assets is a simple electronic transfer. Click HERE for our Transfer Instructions for Appreciated Securities which will provide your broker with ARCS Atlanta account information and other details required to complete the transaction.  Under the policies of the chapter, the shares will be immediately sold/liquidated by our broker and the proceeds transferred to our checking account.  Please inform us of stock transfers.  Without the submission form, there is no means of identifying the source of stock donations.  There is no fee for the sale of stock by our broker.

Please contact Mary Dodson at for assistance. 


Ayden Clark-Veal
Georgia-Pacific Award
Biology Major
Morehouse College
First Year ARCS Scholar

Ayden Clark-Veal is a Biology major with a minor in Environmental Studies at Morehouse. He maintains his 3.70 GPA as a member of the Dean’s List, a winner of the Thomas J. Blocker Award, Robert E. McNair Scholar, and a Viven Thomas Scholar. His research interests are plant biology, biochemistry, and environmental science. He has studied plant species with anti-cancerous properties for their optimal growing conditions and effectiveness, as well as the relationship between sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease. In addition to his studies, Ayden loves gardening, skating, and volunteering with educational programs for high school students. Following graduation, Ayden plans on pursuing a Ph.D. and a research career in botany, plant science, or agriculture.