Your Support Is So Very Much Appreciated!

The Dr. Walter Grand Neurosurgical Forum Inc., is grateful for the generous contribution from our many donors, without whom, this annual conference would not be possible. 

The Dr. Walter Grand Neurosurgical Forum, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization. Donations are deductible under IRS Section 170.

Contribute Using a Donor Advised Funds

In lieu of cash donors can now also gift cash equivalents, securities, and other asset to the foundation.

How does DAF work?

  • Establish your donor advised fund by making an irrevocable, tax-deductible donation to a public charity that sponsors a DAF program.
  • Advise the investment allocation of the donated assets (any investment growth is tax-free).
  • Recommend grants to qualified public charities of your choice.

Main advantages of a donor-advised fund

  • Simplicity—The DAF sponsor handles all recordkeeping, disbursements, and tax receipts.
  • Flexibility—Timing of your tax deduction can be separate from your charitable decision making.
  • Tax efficiency—Contributions are TAX-DEDUCTIBLE, and any investment growth in the DAF is TAX-FREE. It is also easy to donate LONG TERM APPRECIATED SECURITIES, ELIMINATING CAPITAL GAINS TAXES and allowing you to support several charities from one block of stock.
  • Family legacy—A DAF is a powerful way to build or continue a tradition of family philanthropy.
  • No start-up costs—There is no cost to establish a donor-advised fund.
  • No transaction fees—Once approved, 100% of your recommended grant goes to your qualified public charity of choice.*
  • Privacy if desired—Donors may choose to remain anonymous to the grant recipient.