Planned Giving

Planned Giving
How often do you wish you could do more to have an impact and help a struggling child or family?  You can make a significant impact by supporting the work of The Ackerman Institute for the Family.  Through gift planning, you can support the work of the Ackerman Institute for the Family and create a legacy to help future generations of children and families heal and thrive.

Through gift planning, you can also make smart decisions on the gift most appropriate to you to receive significant tax benefits. You may want to consult with your estate attorney regarding the gift that makes the most sense for you.

A Bequest Gift
A bequest from a will or a trust distribution to The Ackerman Institute for the Family is fully deductible for federal estate tax purposes, regardless of the size of the bequest. Such a bequest would help you provide for the continuity of  The Ackerman Institute for the Family’s work in the future.

Securities Gift
Giving appreciated securities may be more beneficial than giving cash. Learn how you can benefit.

Charitable Lead Trusts
Pass your assets to your heirs while supporting the Ackerman Institute for the Family during your lifetime.

Charitable Remainder Unitrusts
Receive income and major tax benefits for life while passing a significant gift to The Ackerman Institute for the Family later.

Retained Life Estates
You live in and gift your real estate.

Life Insurance Gifts
An easy way to give a significant gift to The Ackerman Institute for the Family with great tax benefits without affecting your current cash flow.

Retirement and IRA Gifts
Did you know your IRA can be taxed up to 80%? Find out how to avoid this.

For more information on how to take advantage of gift planning, please contact Adriana Londono at 212-879-4900, ext 130 or alondono@ackerman.org