A Gift of Cash
A gift of cash is the simplest way to donate to the Foundation. Cash gifts are fully tax deductible up to 50% of your adjusted gross income. Cash gifts may also be pledged over many years.
A Gift of Securities
Gifts of marketable securities, including stocks, bonds, mutual funds, etc. are accepted by the Foundation. There are numerous tax benefits for these types of donations.
A Gift of Insurance
Donors may assign ownership to the Consolata Healthcare Foundation in a fully paid-up policy or designate the hospital as a beneficiary.
Gifts of Real Estate
Various types of property are accepted by the Foundation pending the approval of the Consolata Healthcare Foundation Board. This includes primary residences, land, automobiles or other property.
A donor may wish to make a donation to the Foundation by including us in his or her will. A bequest is a lasting legacy that will help to ensure a healthy future for our community. If you need more information on bequests, please call the Foundation.
Planned Giving Opportunities
There are many planned giving options available, which can provide considerable tax and income benefits to donors. Examples include: charitable remainder trusts, charitable lead trusts, charitable remainder unitrusts or charitable gift annuities. Please contact the Foundation office if you are interested in any of these estate-planning options.