Closely Held Stock

Closely Held Stock CHARITABLE GIVING STRATEGIES FOR THE BUSINESS OWNER If you hold stock in a closely held business, you may be able to use that stock as a powerful way to support our future. Closely held stock* is most often used to support our work in the form of an outright gift. You can … Read More

Bank or Brokerage Accounts

Bank or Brokerage Accounts SIMPLE AND STRAIGHTFORWARD WAYS TO SUPPORT BIRMINGHAM LANDMARKS/ALABAMA AND LYRIC THEATRES Designating Birmingham Landmarks/Alabama and Lyric Theatres as beneficiary of your bank accounts, certificates of deposit or brokerage accounts is a simple and straightforward way to support our work. There are two options you can use to make this gift to … Read More

Commercial Annuities

Commercial Annuities A SMART GIFT TO LEAVE TO BIRMINGHAM LANDMARKS/ALABAMA AND LYRIC THEATRES Like retirement plan assets, commercial annuities provide for tax-deferred growth while the owner is living. Because distributions from commercial annuities are subject to income taxes, they are often considered among the best assets to leave to charity. Due to our tax-exempt status, … Read More

Retirement Plan Assets

Retirement Plan Assets PASS IT ON Retirement plan assets are a great way to support the work at Birmingham Landmarks/Alabama and Lyric Theatres because they not only help support the mission, but they also can provide tax relief for your loved ones. Money in an employee retirement plan, IRA or tax-sheltered annuity has yet to … Read More

Outright Gift or Bargain Sale

Outright Gift or Bargain Sale TURN YOUR TREASURES INTO A CHARITABLE LEGACY Your treasures like valuable antiques, stamp and coin collections, works of art, cars, boats, and other personal property can make suitable charitable gifts today or after your lifetime. The financial benefits of the gift depend on whether we can use the property in … Read More

Outright Gift of Appreciated Securities

Outright Gift of Appreciated Securities RECEIVE A TAX DEDUCTION FOR USING THESE AS GIFTS Securities and mutual funds that have increased in value and been held for more than one year are one of the most popular assets to use when making a gift to Birmingham Landmarks/Alabama and Lyric Theatres. Making a gift of securities … Read More


Outright Gift of Cash THE POWER OF A SIMPLE GIFT One of the easiest and most common ways for you to support Birmingham Landmarks/Alabama and Lyric Theatres is with a gift of cash. Cash can be used to support our work in the form of: An outright gift. By making a cash gift by check, … Read More

Immediate Cash Donation

Cash Donation $ Donation Amount: 25.0050.00100.00Custom Amount Select Payment Method Credit Card PayPal Personal Info First Name * Last Name Email Address * Credit Card Info This is a secure SSL encrypted payment. Card Number * CVC * Cardholder Name * Expiration * Billing Details Country * United StatesCanadaUnited KingdomAfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAnguillaAntarcticaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBouvet … Read More

Charitable Lead Trust

You can benefit from the tax savings without giving up the assets that you’d like your family to receive with a donation in the form of a charitable lead trust.

Donor Advised Fund

Like a charitable savings account, a Donor Advised Fund gives you the flexibility to recommend how much and how often money is granted.

Endowed Gifts

A portion of the annual income from this investment is used to address immediate needs and the remaining funds are reinvested to ensure indefinite support.

Outright Gift of Real Estate

When you give us appreciated property you have held longer than one year, you qualify for a federal income tax charitable deduction which eliminates capital gains tax.

Memorials and Tribute Gifts

Establishing a memorial or tribute gift is a meaningful way to honor your loved one or celebrate a special occasion such as a birthday while supporting the work of our mission.

Make a Gift Tax-Free With An IRA

If you are 70½ years old or older, you can take advantage of a simple way to benefit Birmingham Landmarks and receive tax benefits in return.

Charitable Gift Annuity

This type of donation can provide you with regular payments and allow us to further our work. You can also qualify for a variety of tax benefits, including a federal income tax charitable deduction when you itemize.

Beneficiary Designations

Some might prefer the ease and flexibility that a beneficiary designation provides by using IRAs and retirement plans, life insurance policies, commercial annuities.