Leaving a Legacy
A philanthropic gift from your will, living trust, retirement plan, or other estate assets is a great way to leave your legacy in perpetuity. Some planned gifts may even provide you with income during your or someone else’s lifetime. Anyone can leave a legacy gift, including people with moderate estates.
You may consider leaving your legacy as it may be the best way to benefit a charity or cause you love forever. By leaving a major gift, you provide enduring support to the causes or charities you care most about, while securing your own legacy forever.
There are many ways to benefit from leaving from leaving a gift to honor your legacy. Some types of gifts can allow you to maintain assets during your lifetime and provide valuable estate planning and tax advantages. Some options can provide you with income. And when you start a charitable endowment at SVCF your direction and decisions are honored and your impact on the community never ends.
Sheyenne Valley Community Foundation
Andrea Nelson, Director
250 West Main Street
Valley City ND 58702
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Donors like Charlotte Van Houten Estate, Lilian Jacobson Estate and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph and Jane Winge, who gave to the Barnes Co Historical Society Endowment Fund have made a difference in their community and provided a gift that lasts forever. They are helping to meet the needs of the museum today and for years to come.