Build Your Habitat for Humanity Legacy
If you would like to extend your support of Habitat for Humanity of Springfield, Missouri to make a lasting impact, there are several gift arrangements to choose. Whether you would like to put your donation to work today or benefit us after your lifetime, you can find a charitable plan that lets you provide for your family and supports our mission.
We accept a wide variety of gifts including cash, real estate, life insurance, retirement plan designations and securities. Below are some examples of planned gifts that make a significant impact on the hardworking families we are honored to partner with.
Wills and Trusts:
One of the easiest ways to further our vital work is remember us in your will or trust. Known as a bequest, this form of giving is accomplished by working with your attorney to include a few simple sentences in your will or living trust.
Retirement Plans and IRAs:
When you designate us as a beneficiary of all or part of your retirement plan or IRA, the full amount will pass to us free of any income tax liability. To name Habitat for Humanity of Springfield, Missouri as a beneficiary:
- Contact the administrator of your retirement account for a change-of-beneficiary form.
- Decide what percentage of the plan’s value to designate to “Habitat for Humanity of Springfield, Missouri”
- Return the form to your plan administrator.
Life Insurance Policies:
You can put a no-longer-needed policy to good use and have flexibility as the gift is revocable at any time should your situation change. To qualify as a deductible gift, Habitat for Humanity of Springfield, Missouri must become the policy owner, so forward the change-of-beneficiary form to your insurance company.
Call Brandi VanAntwerp, Development Director at (417) 829-4001 ext 106 to discuss options.