You may be looking for a way to make a big difference to help further our mission. If you are 70½ or older you may also be interested in a way to lower the income and taxes from your IRA withdrawals. A qualified charitable distribution from your IRA is a way you can help continue our work and benefit this year.
To make a qualified charitable distribution gift to PBS Wisconsin, contact your IRA custodian and request that an amount be transferred directly to Friends of PBS Wisconsin, Inc. Your gift can be cash or stock in any amount up to $100,000.
If you are gifting cash, direct your custodian to make your gift to
Friends of PBS Wisconsin, Inc.
821 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706
Federal Tax ID: 23-7300462
If you are gifting stock, direct your custodian to transfer your stock to our account at
Robert W. Baird & Co.
c/o Megan Mitby
8000 Excelsior Dr., Suite 302
Madison, WI 53717-1914
DTC number: 0547
Account name: Friends of PBS Wisconsin
Account number: 34-89-7527
When you make an IRA gift to PBS Wisconsin, please email or call us to let us know. We'll need your name, address, and phone number so we can properly credit you when your gift arrives.
If you have any questions about a qualified charitable distribution gift, please contact us. We would be happy to assist you and answer any questions you might have.