Ways to Support Unicode

Become A Member

Membership in the Unicode Consortium shows your organization attaches the upmost importance to international growth markets, and It offers your organization the opportunity to take a leading role in international standards work. You can play a fundamental role in developing or maintaining core modern technology such as XML, Java, and Windows text behavior. Learn more about becoming a member here.

Adopt A Character

When you choose a character you’d like to support, you’ll get the satisfaction of knowing you’ve contributed toward making the digital world more inclusive—as well as a custom digital badge you can add to your website or online profiles. The badges are an easy way to show and spread awareness of the importance of digital infrastructure—all the way down to the scripts it supports. Visit our Adopt a Character Page to learn more.

Donate to Unicode

The Consortium is a non-profit organization, funded by membership fees and donations from individuals, corporations, and other organizations. Your donations help support the vital work of the Consortium, making modern software and computing systems support the widest range of human languages. The Consortium will use your donation to improve language support and preserve digital heritage. Donations can be made on our Donation Page

Give a Gift of Stock

Thank you for considering a donation to Unicode, Inc. in the form of stocks, bonds, or other securities such as ETFs or Mutual Funds. By eliminating the capital gains tax that would be due upon selling, you receive tangible tax savings and benefits while also supporting our cause!

Please provide the following information to your Broker/Dealer in order to facilitate the transfer.

Brokerage/Custodian Name: Merrill Lynch
DTC Number: 8862
Account Name: Unicode, Inc.
ACCT Number: 233-07257
Brokerage Agent: William (Bill} Lloyd
Contact Information: 
T 408.283.3026
For your records, our tax ID is 77-0269756. For all tax related questions and considerations, please consult your tax advisor before donating.