You have embraced Jesus’ foot-washing example. You practice simple acts of diakonia where ever possible. Now, you're considering how to best utilize the resources God has charged you with to make a lasting difference.
There are many ways utilize your assets to make your best gift either now or in the future.
A charitable estate gift may help you give diaconal ministry while still providing you or your loved ones with favorable financial and/or tax benefits.
Our guide to charitable estate giving will help you explore the many options available to create a philanthropic strategy tailored to meet your unique needs. We can help you have a meaningful impact on the work of Lutheran Deaconess Association as well as:
* lower your income taxes
* enjoy income for life
* eliminate capital gains taxes
* reduce estate and inheritance taxes.
There are many giving opportunities available to help you achieve your goals of.
* giving now
* preserving your wealth
* receiving lifetime income
* leaving a legacy with estate gifts.
The Goals and Benefits Table will help you determine the best fit for your needs.
Considering how your heirs will feel about a gift to charity? Nearly 75% think it's a reasonable choice. Consider the Charity Child concept.