GCNF relies on the commitment and generosity of our partners to fulfill our mission. With your support, GCNF is able to connect more partners to the resources, knowledge, and relationships they need to build or expand nutritious school meal programs. Your donations help GCNF impact the lives of more children around the world by strengthening our programs and events and engaging a growing network.

GCNF is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.
Federal Tax ID (EIN) Number: 20-5094658
All gifts are tax deductible as allowed by U.S. law.

Please send your gift, made payable to Global Child Nutrition Foundation, to the following address:

Global Child Nutrition Foundation
P.O. Box 99435
Seattle, WA 98139-0435

Contact Will McMahan at Will at GCNF dot org for instructions and more information.

If you own stock that has appreciated over the years, you can enjoy additional tax benefits of giving your stock to Global Child Nutrition Foundation. You may be able to give more than you could have through cash.

Please contact Will McMahan at Will at GCNF dot org to start the process today.

Stock transfers take a bit of time, so start soon if you wish to qualify by the end of the year. We must be notified by December 15, in order to provide you with instructions in time to affect the transfer by the close of trading on December 31.

Please be sure to notify Global Child Nutrition Foundation of your gift of stock so we can identify your gift and rapidly send you a receipt for tax purposes. Please note that gifts of stock which cannot be directly attributed to an individual will be returned. Prior to directing your bank to send a gift, please confirm with us the current transfer instructions. Do not follow out-of-date instructions from previous years.

If you are 70 ½ or older, you are required to take a distribution from your IRA. Did you know you can give from your required distribution to Global Child Nutrition Foundation and forego income tax on the distribution? You must instruct your retirement company to give from your account directly to GCNF to qualify. Gifts up to $100,000 are permissible. Please contact Rebecca Steelman at to start the process today.

Your generosity could be doubled — even tripled — with a matching gift from your company. Complete your company’s matching gift form to qualify.

Disclaimer: Global Child Nutrition Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. The information contained herein is not intended to be construed as legal or tax advice. We encourage you to consult with your legal/financial/tax advisor before donating from your retirement account or through stocks.