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YWCA of Palm Beach County Persimmon Society

A Legacy 100 Years in the Making

Be Part of the Legacy


Join the Persimmon Society
By joining the Persimmon Society and making a planned gift to the YWCA of PBC, you will demonstrate your belief in the YWCA’s Mission and reinforce your commitment to make a positive difference in our community.You may make an estate gift through a bequest in your will, establishment of a charitable trust or by making the YWCA of PBC a beneficiary of a life insurance policy or retirement plan. Gifts of cash, stocks, publicly–traded securities, real estate or tangible property will help ensure that the YWCA of PBC can continue to serve those in need for generations to come.

Gifts At A Glance

Bequests
A gift of house, real property or investment assets to the charity through a will, trust, life insurance or IRA beneficiary designation.

Donor Benefits: Donor can continue to live in or use property. Assets are excluded from estate. Current income tax benefits also available.

Charitable Gift Annuities
A gift of cash or stock in return for fixed payments to the donor for life. Upon passing, the remainder is distributed to the charity.

Donor Benefits: Security of a fixed income for life; knowledge it is guaranteed by the organization; Income Tax charitable deduction in year of gift. Assets excluded from estate.

Charitable Remainder Trust
A gift of cash, stock, real estate or complex assets in return for variable payments (a percentage of gift). Upon passing, the remainder is distributed to the charity. Donor can make additional contributions over time.

Donor Benefits: Annual income that can adjust over time; act as a hedge against inflation; may avoid capital gains taxes on appreciated assets; Income Tax charitable deduction in year of gift. Assets excluded from estate.

Please contact your estate planning professional for guidance on what type of gift is best for your situation.

If you have included the YWCA of PBC in your estate planning, please contact Suzanne Turner, CEO, at 561-640-0050