Planned Giving is the name for any charitable gift requiring forethought and planning. Planned or deferred gifts help donors enhance their tax planning, investment objectives and retirement needs while insuring the future of Hoffman Homes for Youth.
Many choose to do this with a charitable bequest in their will. Gifts of cash and property, gift annuities, charitable lead trusts, life income trusts for others, charitable remainder trusts and special bequests are also accepted. Naming Hoffman Homes for Youth as a beneficiary in your estate is a special and lasting gift.
Supporters who choose to leave a bequest to Hoffman Homes for Youth can do so very simply by including a paragraph in their will that is similar to the following:
“I bequeath___________(% or $) of my residual estate to Hoffman Homes, Inc. to be used for ___________(any special designation) or the Corporation may use these funds as they deem appropriate.”
When including a bequest in your will, please tell your attorney: