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Cornerstone is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and your donation is tax deductible. Your support allows us to continue our efforts to reduce the prevalence of interpersonal violence.

Ways You Can Give:

Check Or Cash
Mail to 1000 E. 80th Street, Bloomington, MN 55420
We can accept contributions directly from your checking account. Please call our office at 952-884-0376.

Credit Cards
Credit Card donations can be made by mail or by phone. We accept Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. Call our office at 952-884-0376.

To give online, fill out the form to the right or visit https://www.mightycause.com/Cornerstone. Mightycause is a secure online giving platform. 

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Maria Pew, please visit https://www.mightycause.com/story/Mariapew

Monthly Gifts
Making a monthly gift to Cornerstone allows you to support our mission in a consistent, generous and very easy way. You can increase, decrease or stop your gift at any time and you will receive an annual statement each year for your tax preparation purposes. In addition, you will also receive a special update from Cornerstone each spring so that you can learn more about the impact of your generosity

Check, Cash or a Gift from Your Donor-Advised Fund
Mail to 1000 E. 80th Street, Bloomington, MN 55420 or designate your gift to Cornerstone Advocacy Service

Gifts of Stock and Marketable Securities
In most cases, current tax law allows donors to claim the full market value of appreciated assets, such as stock or other securities, as a tax deduction in the year of the gift–effectively avoiding capital gains taxes on long-term holdings.

Cornerstone has partnered with Charles Schwab and is equipped to accept donations of stock and other marketable securities.

What you need from us:
Custodian: Charles Schwab
Account Name: Cornerstone Advocacy Service
Federal ID: 41-1476268
Account #: 4351-6406
DTC#: 0164
Financial Advisor: Guardian Wealth Strategies
Ben Olson or Norma Jo Antolak

What we need from you:
Transfers of securities are made without donor names attached. To ensure a timely and accurate acknowledgement of your generous gift, please contact Courtney Poja with your information at 952-884-0376 or courtneyp@cornerstonemn.org.

If you would like to make Cornerstone part of your charitable giving legacy, please consider including our organization in your estate planning.

If you choose to do so, here is some sample language for a bequest to guide you and your attorney:

“I give, devise and bequeath to Cornerstone Advocacy Service, a Minnesota non-profit corporation _____ (insert sum, percentage, or description of property) to be used for (general purpose or details of specific purpose).”

In order to avoid any possible question that your gift is intended for our organization, please include Cornerstone’s federal tax ID number: 41-1476268.

If you have questions about including Cornerstone in your will, please contact Courtney Poja at courtneyp@cornerstonemn.org or 952-884-0376.

Corporate Match
Many companies will match your financial gift to Cornerstone. Please check with your employer today.

United Way
If you would like to make a donation through the United Way, Cornerstone’s designation code is 159.

Simply click this link before shopping on Amazon and a percentage of your purchase will go directly to Cornerstone. (http://smile.amazon.com/ch/41-1476268)

In-kind Donations
As of 3/18/2020, we are unable to accept donations of items (dropped off or delivered) at this time with the exception of specific items that are needed for our emergency safe shelter and posted here.

For more information about donating to Cornerstone, please contact Jenna Strank, Communications and Development Coordinator at 952-884-0376.