What is Planned Giving & What are the benefits?
Leaving a Legacy. Most of us, if given the chance, would like to leave a lasting legacy to show that our lives have made a difference. Through The Salvation Army's Planned Giving program, you can leave a permanent reflection of your personal values and your love and concern for your family, friends and community.
As you plan your legacy, we are honored that you would consider The Salvation Army as a partner. We pledge to do the most good with your generosity today and in the years to come.
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What is Planned Giving?
A Planned Gift comes in different forms, simply put, it is the process of naming The Salvation Army as a charitable beneficiary of an estate plan. All gifts made to The Salvation Army may be designated to benefit a specific geographic region, age group or program. There is a joy in knowing that you have helped ensure the financial future of charitable causes you feel are important.
What are the Benefits of Charitable Giving?
The benefits of charitable giving are many, whether your gift comes through a bequest or during life giving opportunities. Almost every charitable gift can be considered an investment. Potential benefits to charitable estate planning include: Helping others in your community, Estate Tax Savings , Income Tax Savings, Capital Gains Savings, Fixed Income for Life. Need any more reasons? Contact Us Today!
Giving Opportunities Include:
Wills, Stocks, Revocable Living Trust, Life Income Gifts, Charitable Gift Annuity, Charitable Remainder Trust, Life Estate, Real Estate, and Retirement Account, as well as other gift types. Not sure of what these mean? Click here to read their definitions.