How to Invest

How Do I Invest in ARCS Foundation NCC?


DESIGNATED AWARDS 

Designated awards start at $10,000 ($5,000 for a shared award) and may be given in the name of a specific individual, corporation or organization. Individual scholars are matched with donors and recognition takes place at the annual Scholar Awards Celebration. ARCS Foundation Northern California Chapter does its best to accommodate specific donor requests with regard to university and field of interest.

 
GIFTS OF STOCK

Your broker can assist you in making a gift of stock. Stock transfers for scholar awards donations or for ARCS operations (sponsorships/underwriting for the mission of ARCS) should go to the following Charles Schwab account:

Acct. Title: ARCS Foundation Scholarship Fund
Acct. Number: 4046-7496
DTC number: 0164

Stock transfers for endowment donations only should go to the following Charles Schwab account:

Acct. Title: Achievement Rewards for College Scientists Foundation, Inc.
Acct. Number: 8926-4860
DTC number: 0164

Contact us with questions, and please notify ARCS® Foundation, Inc. Northern California Chapter at ncalifornia@arcsfoundation.org prior to gifting stock in order to allow for timely handling to maximize its value.

 

UNDERWRITING 

Corporations and individual donors support ARCS Foundation Northern California Chapter by underwriting the annual Scholar Awards Celebration and Symposium at various levels.  

 
CORPORATE MATCHING GIFTS

Many corporations encourage their associates to contribute to qualifying charitable organizations. A matching gift program offers a way to double associates’ contributions to their favorite charitable organization and thus improve their communities. You can contact your employer to determine if they will match your donation to ARCS Foundation Northern California Chapter.  All matching gift contributions go to the Scholar Awards Fund unless designated otherwise.

 
PLANNED GIVING 

Consider naming ARCS Foundation, Inc. Northern California Chapter in your estate plan. Contact us at ncalifornia@arcsfoundation.org for more information.