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Your gift to the nonprofit September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance ensures that we continue to develop this unique national resource as a celebration of resilience and freedom and community for generations to come.

You donation through Paypal is secure and tax-deductible

More ways to give back to the 9/11 Trail

Your IRA. If you have an IRA and are 70.5 years or older, you may be eligible to donate up to $100,000 tax-free, directly from your IRA to a qualified charity such as the September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance. This direct transfer will be allocated toward satisfying your Required Minimum Distribution. A Qualified Charitable Distribution is excluded from your taxable income and is a direct benefit to the charity of your choice. To learn more, contact your IRA administrator about a direct distribution to the September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance.

Stock Donation. Additional tax benefits are available by donating long-term appreciated stock. You can donate long-term appreciated securities, like stocks, bonds, and mutual funds, directly to the September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance through our investment account. Doing so will result in a larger donation to us while eliminating your related capital gains tax. Consider donating your stock through our 911 Fidelity Investment Account (account #Z73-070858; DTC: 0226). Contact your financial advisor to get started.

Amazon purchases. If you shop on Amazon, visit smile.amazon.com and select the September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance as your charity. When you purchase items through Amazon Smile, Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase back to the Trail.

Via mail. If you prefer not to make donations online, you can download this form and send your donation by U.S. mail (address on form).


We are grateful for your generous support.