Other Ways to Support

  1. Employer Matching Gifts

    Double your donations with employer matching!

    Many employers offer to match gifts made by their philanthropic employees. Whether you donate to National Brain Tumor Society through direct mail, research donations or event donations – check with your Human Resources Department to see whether your company participates.

    If your company is eligible, follow these easy steps to watch your impact double:

    • Request a matching gift form from your employer
    • Send the completed and signed form to:
      • National Brain Tumor Society
        Attn: NBTS Giving
        55 Chapel Street Suite 200
        Newton, MA 02458
    • Checks should be payable to the National Brain Tumor Society.
    • Include event name or event participant in the memo line if applicable
    • National Brain Tumor Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our federal tax ID number is 04-3068130

    Questions regarding our Matching Gift Program can be directed the NBTS Development Office at development@braintumor.org or 617-237-1731.

  2. Corporate & Foundation Giving

    The support of community leaders has never been more critical. National Brain Tumor Society offers many ways for your corporation or foundation to demonstrate their commitment to the brain tumor community and its research.

    To learn more about our opportunities please contact Wendi Nance Huff at wnance@braintumor.org.

  3. Stock Donations

    A contribution of stock or securities is an excellent way to support National Brain Tumor Society’s mission and receive significant tax benefits. If you wish to contribute in this way, please notify us in advance about your donation by calling Development Office at 617-237-1731 so we may properly recognize your donation.

    It’s easy – simply provide the following information:

    • Full name and address
    • Name of your stock
    • Number of shares you wish to donate
    • Type of gift – event donation, tribute gift, etc

    Below is the information you will need to initiate the transfer after you have contacted National Brain Tumor Society

    • NBTS Broker
      • Fidelity Brokerage Services LLC
        Account Number: Z50-497711
        Account Name: National Brain Tumor Soc Inc.
        DTC Number: 0226
        Federal EIN: 04-3068130
        Duns: 835742479
        NAICS: 813 212 00 1


  4. Required Minimum Distributions (RMD):

    NBTS is happy to accept pre-tax donations directly from IRAs. In order to give from your IRA, please instruct your fund manager to make the distribution directly to NBTS. Please ensure that your name is attached to the donation. Checks should be made out to “National Brain Tumor Society”. If payment is electronic, please contact development@braintumor.org to arrange for a transfer.
  5. There are a lot of ways to give pennies on the dollar to make your impact – or even by redeeming your American Express points! Call Development Services for help with any of the following opportunities – 617-924-9997

      • AmazonSmile: You shop. Amazon gives. It’s the same Amazon you know, same products, same prices. Just start your shopping experience at AmazonSmile, choose National Brain Tumor Society as your charity, and when you make a purchase on the site, Amazon will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases.
      • American Express Members Give:  Make a donation via American Express or donate your American Express Rewards points
      • iGive: With iGive.com, a portion of your purchases at stores like Gap, Staples, Nordstrom or Home Depot, can be donated. When you select National Brain Tumor Society as your cause, any purchase you make will help support our programs nationwide. Registration is free.
      • Facebook Fundraisers: Let your friends and family know you support NBTS! Set up a Facebook Fundraiser to benefit NBTS and encourage others to join.