Use our Planned Giving Calculator to understand and compare the various instruments.
These vehicles allow donors to incorporate charitable giving into their long-term financial, tax and estate plans. Tax deductions from planned giving—which take effect at the time the gift is given—vary and can be significant. Each instrument offers different advantages and should be evaluated carefully.
Besides gifts of money, individuals may donate a range of other assets, such as appreciated marketable securities, real estate, and personal property.