Types of Donations

All donations are graciously accepted, are tax deductible, can be given in any amount, and can take the form of the following.

Cash gifts

Gifts may be made as one-time payments with cash, check or credit card, or as multiple-year pledges.


You can name one of our Foundations as beneficiary in your will.

Real estate

Some donors prefer to give real estate as a gift, such as homes, vacation properties, and farms.

Life insurance

A Foundation may be named as beneficiary or owner of a new or existing life insurance policy.


Gifts of appreciated securities may include stocks, bonds and mutual funds.

Planned gifts

You may wish to plan a significant gift to a Foundation that will also provide you with income and tax benefits during your lifetime or for your heirs. Consult your tax professional to design a plan appropriate for you and your loved ones.