Join the St. Ignatius Legacy Society!
Members of the St. Ignatius Legacy Society are those people who have made a Planned Gift(deferred gift) to St. Ignatius Parish or School.
For more information on the St. Ignatius Legacy Society, contact Lindsay Hutchisson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 251-445-6719.
What is Planned Giving?
Planned giving is fining way to make a charitable gift during one’s lifetime or at death as part of a donor’s overall financial and or estate planning. Whether a donor uses cash, appreciated securities/stock, the income from the sale of real estate, artwork, partnership interests, personal property, life insurance, a retirement plan, etc., the benefits of funding a planned gift can make this type of charitable giving very attractive to both donor and charity.
Planned gifts require thoughts and preparation for the future and, often, help from your financial advisor. Unlike cash gifts to an annual fund, a planned gift is typically made from assets in your estate rather than one’s discretionary income, and typically come to fruition upon ones death.
How to Give?
One of the easiest ways to give is to leave a bequest. You do this by designating St. Ignatius Parish, or School, as a beneficiary of your asset by will, trust or beneficiary designation form.
Gifts of Retirement Assets
Donating part or all of your unused retirement assets such as a gift from your IRA, 401(k), 403(b), pension or other tax-deferred plan is an excellent way to make a gift to
What are the tax benefits of planned gifts?