Gifts of Stock

Making a stock gift to CET can be as simple as a phone call. 

Many people find it convenient and a tax benefit to contribute stock to CET. To do so, call your financial advisor, stockbroker or attorney to make an electronic transfer through which your broker can transfer shares using CET’s DTC number. Here is the information that is needed to make the stock gift:

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
312 Walnut Street, Suite 2425
Cincinnati OH 45202-4170
DTC Number: 8862
Account Number: 7LS – 02031
Account Name: Greater Cincinnati Television Educational Foundation
Brokerage Contact Information:
Kim Wissemeier                                 Telephone: (513) 562-2109
Kerri Boss                                           Telephone: (513) 562-2111
Toll Free: 1-877-540-3669                 Fax: (513) 322-4150

The donor or the transferring broker must provide the following information to properly record your gift to ensure that you receive an acknowledgement:

  • Donor name and complete address
  • Name and number of securities transferred
  • Name of brokerage house shares will be transferred from
  • Date of transfer 

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Sue Ellen Stuebing at or call (513) 345-6516.