While many donors commonly make gifts of cash, a growing number are taking advantage of contributing gifts of long-term appreciated securities to support the educational goals of Delgado Community College.

Advantages of Gifts of Securities


  • You receive an income tax deduction based on the market value of the security at the time of the gift.
  • You avoid capital gains tax on the appreciated value of the securities.

  • You can direct your gift for any purpose at Delgado Community College.

  • You can fund a life income gift and potentially receive a greater income.

Click on the links in the resource box on the right for more information.


Other information regarding gifts of securities:

Delgado Community College Foundation's tax identification number is 72-1123204.

Delgado Community College legal address in connection with gifts of securities:

Delgado Community College Foundation
615 City Park Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70119

Contact  504-671-5412 for more information.