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Information for Securities Brokers

The ALS Association is pleased to accept gifts of securities. We can accept securities two ways: through DTC transfer or in certificate form.

Give Securities Electronically (DTC Transfer)

The ALS Association’s DTC number and Account Number are as follows:

Merrill Lynch
DTC #8862
Account #: 5TL-02698
Account Name: The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association

Winship Ross
Investment Associate
Global Institutional Consulting
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
3 Bethesda Metro Center, suite 100
Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: 301-215-4445
Fax:     301-710-5075

For more information please contact the Office of Individual Giving at 888-226-5185, or via e-mail to Jessica Chapman at

Note: if your client intends his or her gift to support one of The ALS Association’s Chapters, please contact our Office of Individual Giving at 888-226-5185, so that your client’s gift can be forwarded to the designated Chapter.

Otherwise, all securities gifts will be designated for The ALS Association National Office.

Some Chapters have their own brokerage account. For more information, please contact the Chapter directly. A listing of ALS Association Chapters can be found here.

Give Securities Held in Certificate Form

Instructions for transferring securities held in certificate form can be found on our Appreciated Securities transfer information page. Click here to go there now.

Brokers, one more thing, please.

The ALS Association needs to know whom to thank for their generosity. DTC transfers of stock are received by The Association anonymously. Please call the Office of Individual Giving toll-free at 888-226-5185, or e-mail when making a gift of securities on behalf of a client using DTC transfer.

Also, please send a copy of your client's transfer authorization letter to The ALS Association, Attention: Office of Individual Giving, by mail to the address below:

The ALS Association
Attention: Office of Individual Giving
1300 Wilson Blvd., Suite 600
Arlington, VA 22209

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