The Charlotte News is delivered free to every household in town, but it costs more than $150,000 a year to produce, print and mail it to our readers 25 times a year. Advertising revenue covers almost half of the cost; we depend on the generous contributions of our readers for the rest.
TCN, Inc. doing business as The Charlotte News is a 501(c)3 organization and contributions are fully tax deductible.
Gifts of Appreciated Stock
Giving appreciated securities, such as stock, to The Charlotte News has a double benefit:
- The full market value of the security is tax deductible as a charitable contribution, and,
- You avoid paying any capital gains tax
You may either instruct your broker to hold the securities in an account for The Charlotte News or authorize your representative to transfer the certificates to The Charlotte News account at Baystate Financial. For more information, please contact John Quinney.
Gifts by Mail
Checks should be made out to The Charlotte News and mailed to:
The Charlotte News
P.O. Box 251
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Please do your part to ensure that we can continue to be “The Voice of the Town,” as we have been since 1958.