Cash gifts are the simplest and easiest gifts you can make. Cash gifts can be made through credit/debit card transactions, personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders made payable to MCA Denver.
MCA Denver welcomes your gift through a pledge a formal statement of intention to make a gift to the Museum. With a pledge, you may complete your gift by making regular payments over time, allowing you to give more generously than you originally may have considered. What is more, each payment on your pledge is eligible for an income-tax charitable deduction. Email our Development Team for more info.
These gifts provide considerable tax advantages when transferred to MCA Denver before they are sold. If you have held your securities for more than one year, you may find that your gift will provide a twofold tax benefit, creating an income-tax deduction as well as helping avoid the capital-gains tax that would have been due on their sale. If you wish to transfer stocks from a brokers account. Email our Development Team for more info.
An individual who is age 701/2 or older can make a qualified charitable distribution directly from their IRA to a qualified charity in 2013. An IRA owner can make up to $100,000 in charitable gifts to 501(c)3 organizations such as the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver. This QCD can be used to satisfy any IRA required minimum distributions for the year. In addition, the amount of the QCD is excluded from gross income is not taken into account in determining any deduction for charitable contributions. Email our Development Team for more info.
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When you make a gift to MCA Denver, your contribution can be put to work immediately by providing funding for current exhibitions and programs.