Step 1: Complete Transfer

  • If the shares are held at a securities firm or other brokerage account:
    • Instruct institution where securities are held to transfer the shares to the Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) account at The BlueStone Group. DTC and Account Numbers are listed below.

      DTC # 0015
      Account # 478-004491-628

    • Instruct your broker to enter identifying information (i.e. your name and address, phone number, account number, broker information) into the "Text Comment" field of the DTC screen.
    • Your institution may require a written Letter of Authorization (see sample below)
    • If you would like to transfer shares of mutual funds, please contact William Donas at (212) 847-3158 or at william.donas@newyork.msf.org to make certain that the shares can be accepted.
  • If certificates/shares are in your physical possession:
  • You must send us a Letter of Authorization.
  • The signature of the person(s) named on the certificate(s) must be either on the back of the certificate(s) or on a Stock Power Form. Should you require a Stock Power Form, contact William Donas at (212) 847-3158 or at william.donas@newyork.msf.org to have one mailed, faxed, or e-mailed to you.
  • MSF's account number (#478-004491-628) should be written on the face of the certificate(s).
  • These above named items: Letter of Authorization, Certificate(s), and Stock Power Form (if applicable) should be sent by a tracked mail system for security purposes (i.e. Federal Express, Registered Mail, etc.) to our broker at the following address:

    Jennifer N. Rabara
    The BlueStone Group, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
    450 Lexington Avenue, 40th Floor
    New York, NY 10017
    Phone: 800-274-4841 or 212-692-2819
    Fax: (917) 591-9378
    E-Mail: jennifer.n.rabara@mssb.com

  • If you have any questions you may contact The BlueStone Group at 212-692-2972.

Step 2: Notify MSF of Gift

  • Stock donations transfer to MSF's account with no accompanying donor information. In order for MSF to identify your gift and send a tax receipt you will need to provide us with the gift details requested below:
  • Please notify MSF of your donation in one of the following ways:

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