Stock Transfer

Thank you for your interest in supporting the Bentonville Library Foundation through a gift of securities! 


Many stocks have more than doubled since the height of the 2007 recession. If your are fortunate enough to own stock that is highly appreciated, please consider giving some of it as a gift to the Bentonville Library Foundation. You can potentially reap substantial tax benefits and avoid capital gains by donating your stock AND support the mission of the Foundation!


If your broker holds the securities, instruct your broker to transfer the shares electronically to:

Broker/Bank Name: Arvest Asset Management

Contact Name: Arvest 1


Phone: 479-770-1832

Account Name: Bentonville Library Foundation

Account Number: 27143483

DTC Number: #0141

For your convenience, please reference bellow for a sample letter of direction to your broker.


It is very important to contact the Bentonville Library Foundation’s Development Office in advance of a stock transfer at 479-271-2494 to ensure that the gift will be properly received and directed to the proper account. We will need to know your name, the designation of your gift (how you would like your gift used), and your broker’s name and contact information.