Planned Giving

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The Leave Your Legacy magazine explores the many options available to individuals who are interested in learning more about supporting The Arc in perpetuity. Learn how to Leave Your Legacy 

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Planned Giving


 

How To Give

How It Works

Charitable Remainder Trust

 

Transfer cash or appreciated property to fund a charitable trust.Trust provides you or named beneficiaries with payments for life or a specific number of years after which The Arc of the Quad Cities Area receives the balance of assets in the trust.

 

Appreciated Property

 

Transfer property, such as real estate or shares of stock, to The Arc of the Quad Cities Area and receive a tax deduction for the value of the property on the date of the transfer.
The Arc of the Quad Cities Area can sell them or retain them as part of their portfolio.

 

Life Insurance Gifts

 

Designate The Arc of the Quad Cities Area as the beneficiary of your life insurance policy or as the owner of your policy.

 

Retirement Assets

 

Transfer assets from a retirement account either upon death by naming The Arc of the Quad Cities Area as a beneficiary or, if you are older than 70 1/2, you can transfer assets from your retirement account to a charity.

 

Will or Living Trust Bequest

 

Designate The Arc of the Quad Cities Area as the beneficiary of your assets in your will, trust, or beneficiary form. By designating the Wilbur L. Burress Endowment all funds will support The Arc of the Quad Cities in perpetuity.