Other Ways to Give

The J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust welcomes all forms of giving.

Our team will work with you to maximize your impact.


As you consider the below methods, please consult with your tax advisor to ensure the best after-tax outcome for your family.

IRA Qualified Charitable Distribution

Utilize the government’s rule that allows up to $100,000 of a traditional IRA to be donated to charity, if over 70.5 years of age


Donor Advised Fund and Private Foundation Distributions

Name the J. Wood Platt as a recipient of your distributions


Appreciated Stock Gifts

Deliver your appreciated stock positions (low-cost basis, long-term ownership status) to the Trust.


Corporate Match

Double your impact via a corporate match


Amazon Smile

 AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. Simply go to