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Donor Stories

Donor Stories

Learn how others have made an impact through their acts of giving to our organization and others.

Gift Examples

  • Fixed Income for Retirement
    After working for decades as a pediatrician in a small town, Patricia is ready to retire.
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  • Tax-Free Sale
    Howard and Lynn were both age 55 when they purchased some vacant land a few miles outside of town.
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  • Capital Gains Tax Bypassed
    Peter and Gail were nearing retirement. Over the years, with the help of their financial advisor...
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  • Peace of Mind Gift Annuity
    Many years ago, Clara bought a home. Since she was very pleased with her home, she bought stock in the company that built the home.
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  • Endowment Gift
    Pat and Shelly were recently married. They both had been dedicated volunteers at their favorite charity for many years.
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  • Sale and Unitrust
    Gene and Carol purchased stock in a small medical service company several years ago.
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  • The Retirement Unitrust
    Mary grew up on a farm. When her parents passed away, she and her husband, Bill, inherited the farm.
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  • Property Turns Into Income
    Miranda lived in the family home where she and her spouse had raised their three children.
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  • Flexible Deferred Gift Annuity
    Luis is a 54-year-old executive at a large healthcare company.
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  • Part Gift and Part Sale
    Susan and Kevin bought a vacant lot along Lake Michigan many years ago.
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  • Current Gifts
    As is the case with many families, there are times each year when Jim and Sharon focus their attention on gift giving.
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  • Gift of a Bank Account When No Longer Needed (POD)
    Keith has been a faithful supporter of his favorite media ministry and makes regular gifts to support the work.
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  • Transferable on Death (TOD) Gifts
    Ralph grew up and lived his entire life in West Bend, Wisconsin.
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  • A Bequest to Further Good Work
    Wilbert and Gertrude lived full lives, but Gertrude was called to heaven nine years before Wilbert.
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  • Deferred Gift Annuity
    Several years ago, Larry and Allison invested $30,000 in what they believed to be an attractive stock.
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  • What Will You Do with Your Unspent Retirement Savings?
    Michael and Kelly are retired engineers with two adult children.
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  • Gift Annuity for Real Estate
    Jonathan purchased his home many years ago for $80,000. The home is now worth $420,000. Jonathan wants to sell his home and buy a condo for $130,000.
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  • A Bequest to Save Taxes
    Thomas was a widower who had a great love for his favorite charity.
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  • Leading for the Future
    Luke and Cynthia spent many years volunteering and supporting their favorite charity.
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  • Give it Twice Trust
    While visiting her favorite charity's website, June came across the idea of a "give it twice" trust.
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  • Providing for Our Children's Future
    Ron and Kathy worked for many years building their nest egg for retirement.
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  • Bequest of Insurance
    Marla and Wayne purchased a life insurance policy many years ago to create security for their children's future.
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  • Testamentary Charitable Remainder Unitrust: Have Your Cake and Eat it Too!
    We have all heard the saying "You can't have your cake and eat it too." This phrase describes a situation where we want two good things at the same time when that isn't possible.
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