Gifts of Stock

The Frye Art Museum gladly accepts gifts of stock.

With your gift of stock, you can support outstanding exhibitions and programs and also receive charitable tax benefits for your gift. To make a gift of publicly traded stock, simply instruct your broker to transfer the desired shares to the Museum’s account.

Account Information and Transfer Instructions may be found below or you may print a copy.

Account Name: Frye Art Museum
Account #: 10380448500
Brokerage: The Bank of New York Mellon
DTC#: 8275
Broker: David Stanley (206) 664-8817
BNY Mellon Seattle 1201 Third Avenue, Suite 5010, Seattle, WA 98101

Valuation: Your gift of stock will be valued based on an average of the highest and lowest quoted selling price on the day that the shares are received in the Frye Art Museum account. The Frye Art Museum will credit you for the value of stock based on an average of the highest and lowest quoted selling prices on the day that your stock donation is received in the Frye Art Museum’s account. We make every effort to sell the stock immediately upon receipt. For your income tax purposes, your donation is completed on the day your broker transfers it to the Museum’s account.


If year-end giving is a consideration, please request your transfer by December 15th to ensure that it is executed prior to the year end. Stock transfers usually exclude your name, please notify the us when you’ve transferred stock so we can say thank you, track your gift and properly credit you. Call Becky Kowals at (206) 432-8217 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Frye Art Museum is a registered 501 c 3 nonprofit organization, Tax ID 91, 0659435

The Frye Art Museum does not provide tax or legal advice. Please consult with your tax advisor on the tax implication of your charitable gift.