The Ohio CPA Foundation

Ways to Give

With the help of committed supporters like you, The Ohio CPA Foundation can continue its work to build a thriving and inclusive accounting profession now and for the future.

The Ohio CPA FoundationWe invite you to explore the many giving options and consider joining the 1956 Legacy Society by making a bequest or planned gift to The Ohio CPA Foundation. Members of the 1956 Legacy Society receive invitations to Foundation donor events and will be recognized throughout their lifetime and beyond for their generosity.

Click an option below to learn more about giving opportunities.

  • Online or MailOpen or Close

    You can donate now using the box to the right or send a check to: 

    The Ohio CPA Foundation
    4249 Easton Way, Suite 150 
    Columbus, OH 43219

    You may also pledge your commitment by completing this simple form. Pledges may be paid over a period of up to five years. We will send you a reminder to make your gift in the month you designate on the form.

  • Planned GivingOpen or Close

    A legacy gift, or planned gift, is a wonderful opportunity to support The Ohio CPA Foundation – and have a lasting impact on the profession – for years to come. A planned gift can also support your long-term financial goals by providing a tax deduction and a lifetime of annuity income, for example.

    We invite you to explore the many options of planned giving and consider joining the 1956 Legacy Society by making a bequest or other planned gift to The Ohio CPA Foundation. Members of the 1956 Legacy Society not only play an important role in the Foundation’s future but also remain a part of its history.

    Read more in our Planned Giving section.

    Have you already included The Ohio CPA Foundation in your estate plan? Please contact us at 614.764.2727 or so that we may thank you for your commitment, even if you prefer no public recognition.

  • Matching GiftsOpen or Close

    Double your donation to The Ohio CPA Foundation! Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. If your company offers a matching gift, please complete the company form and send it to:

    The Ohio CPA Foundation
    4249 Easton Way, Suite 150
    Columbus, OH 43219
  • Memorial and Tribute GiftsOpen or Close

    Memorial and tribute gifts are powerful ways to celebrate someone’s life or honor someone special – and help move the Foundation’s mission forward.

    Whether your gift is made in remembrance of someone special or to celebrate a significant milestone of a colleague or mentor (retirement, for example), these gifts can hold lasting significance to the donor and to the honoree or his or her family.

    When you make a memorial or tribute gift, we will acknowledge your contribution and notify the honoree (or designated individuals such as family members). Simply complete the Memorial and Tribute Gifts Form  and we will do the rest.

  • Funding a ScholarshipOpen or Close

    Helping students achieve their educational goals through scholarships is one way the Foundation is supporting the next generation of sbf111胜博发.

    Whether you establish a named scholarship endowment or make a one-time contribution to the Statewide Scholarship Fund, you can directly impact and benefit the life of student pursuing his or her accounting degree. Learn more.

  • Corporate SponsorshipOpen or Close

    The Ohio CPA Foundation offers a variety of ways to showcase your organization and support the next generation of sbf111胜博发. As a corporate sponsor of the Foundation’s student initiatives, you can:

    Create more visibility for your organization.

    Connect directly with students.

    Support the future of the CPA profession by helping the Foundation grow its impact throughout the state.

  • Gifts of SecuritiesOpen or Close

    A gift of securities is one of the easiest and most tax-savvy ways to make a contribution to The Ohio CPA Foundation. Simply transfer appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual fund shares you have owned for more than one year to The Ohio CPA Foundation.


    You receive an immediate income tax deduction for the fair market value of the securities on the date of transfer, no matter what you originally paid for them.
    You pay no capital gains tax on the transfer when the stock is sold.
    Giving appreciated stock is often more beneficial than giving cash.

    To make a gift of securities, simply complete this form and give it to your broker.

Donate Today

Make a difference. Support The Ohio CPA Foundation.


Contact Us

For more information about these and other gift opportunities with The Ohio CPA Foundation, please contact Lori Brown at 614.764.2727.