Many people are thrilled to discover that including a gift to the Mission in their Will, or other planned giving options, can significantly impact the lives of people in need for eternity. Legacy gifts can include things like:
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An Ethical Will is a personal document you write in order to help you pass on your beliefs, values and more to your loved ones.
This free workbook will guide you through collecting important information for getting started updating or creating your Will.
Help your loved ones to find the information they’ll need when the time comes by gathering these important documents.
In order to help you with Legacy Giving options that may impact your tax status, we’ve partnered with Orchard Alliance. Watch videos from Orchard Alliance to learn more about other ways you can give to Denver Rescue Mission.
Our partners at Orchard Alliance have also created a series of videos to help you understand how making a gift from your Will or Trust can make a difference for you, for your loved ones and for years to come at the Mission.
If you are 72 years old or older, you may be able to make a life-changing gift from your IRA account to Denver Rescue Mission and potentially save on your taxes! Gifts of up to $100,000 per year made from your IRA may qualify.
If you’re interested in creating a Legacy Gift to the Mission, or want to learn more about how Legacy Giving may work for you, please contact us to get started. Our dedicated staff are ready to help you learn more and take the next step.
Now that you have a basic idea of what you need to do to create your Will, here are some additional resources to help answer any questions you may have:
A gift in your Will will help meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of our community’s most vulnerable—changing lives for years to come. This free workbook provides insight and ideas for things to consider as you set up a God-honoring will, and it contains worksheets to help you collect the information you need to get started!
My name is Cindy Hendricks, and I am excited to help you find the right type of gift to match your legacy needs. If you have any questions, please contact me at 303.313.2441 or CHendricks@Denrescue.org.
If you are creating a legacy gift to the Mission, you may need our EIN number: 84-6038762.
The information provided here is for informational purposes only. It is not intended as legal, accounting or other professional advice. For assistance in charitable planning, consult an attorney for legal advice or the services of a qualified professional.