Consider a planned gift and leave a legacy - an investment that outlives you and creates a lasting impact for students at Glenwood.
Anyone can make a planned gift - friends who have donated significant amounts, long-time donors who have given Glenwood a few dollars for many years or those wanting to leave a first-time, lasting gift.
Those who make Planned Gifts become honored members of Glenwood's Cornerstone Society, a group of special friends dedicated to making a lasting contribution to the future of Glenwood.
These are many options for making a planned gift and it can help to ease considerable tax burdens for your loved ones. For example, your beneficiaries will owe 39.6% income tax at your death on any retirement assets, which may be reason enough to consider giving your loved ones less heavily taxed assets and leaving your assets to charity instead. You can name Glenwood as a beneficiary in:
You may also make planned gifts during your lifetime of:
We hope that this general information encourages you to think about establishing your legacy with a planned gift. We look forward to working with you to establish the gift that best meets your needs and provides for your financial and estate tax objectives. We encourage you to contact our Individual Giving Manager, Claire Griffith, at the information below while also consulting with your attorney or financial advisor.
Claire Griffith, CNP
Individual Giving Manager
500 W. 187th Street
Glenwood, IL 60425