Creating a legacy through gift planning can leave a lasting impact on Lawrence General and your community. Through thoughtful gift planning, working with your professional advisors, you can be part of shaping the future vision for Lawrence General. You will have the opportunity to share your priorities and ensure your personal philanthropic goals are fulfilled.
What to Give
Gift Planning may include the following opportunities for giving; each offers different advantages depending on the individual donor.
- Real Estate
- IRA’s/Retirement Assets
- Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Funds
- Life Insurance Policy
- Tangible Assets (art, jewelry, etc.)
How to Give
Donors should consult with their advisor to discuss giving vehicles best suited for their individual situation and the advantages of each. Ways to give may include:
- Gift Annuity
- Charitable Remainder Trust
- Retained Life Estate
- Charitable Lead Trust
- Family Philanthropic Fund
Sample Bequest Language
“I give and bequeath to Lawrence General Hospital Charitable Trust” (the sum of $____ or _____%) to support its exempt purposes (or insert name of a specific project or program).”
1875 Legacy Society
If you have already included Lawrence General in your estate plans, thank you. Please notify us of your intent so we may ensure your philanthropic goals are fulfilled. Depending on your current age, a newly documented planned gift or bequest may have 100% credit toward Lawrence General’s current Development campaign.
We would also like to welcome you to our 1875 Legacy Society to recognize you for this tremendous commitment.