Gifts From a Will
Designate the Dumb Friends League as a beneficiary of your will. Leaving a percentage of your estate to the League will ensure the greatest impact.
Designate the Dumb Friends League as a beneficiary of your retirement account, financial account, or annuity. Simply reach out to the financial institution that manages your account to request a beneficiary designation.
Name the Dumb Friends League as a beneficiary of your life insurance policy or donate an unneeded policy now for a tax deduction.
Personal Property and Real Estate
You can leave a gift of personal property, including your car, real estate, or other valuables to the Dumb Friends League. Once your property is accepted, it will be sold, and the proceeds will be directed to the League.
- Charitable Remainder Trust
– Create a trust that pays income annually. The principal is retained for the Dumb Friends League.
- Charitable Lead Trust
– Create a charitable trust that pays fixed or variable income to the Dumb Friends League, typically for a set number of years. The principal is retained for your heirs.
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If you are 70 ½ years or older, you can make a gift from your IRA up to $100,000 annually. Speak with your plan administrator to make a transfer to the Dumb Friends League.
Donor Advised Fund (DAF)
Giving through a DAF allows you to provide one-time or recurring grants to the charities of your choice. You can add funds to a DAF at your convenience and receive tax benefits.
Donate cryptocurrency through the Life Legacy link on our website. Life Legacy will convert the cryptocurrency to U.S. dollars and transfer the gift to the Dumb Friends League.