Yearly Archives: 2006

Charitable Remainder Trusts

Charitable Remainder Trust A charitable remainder trust is a separately managed trust that can be tailored to accommodate a wide variety of gift assets and to meet your personal financial and philanthropic goals. Charitable remainder trusts may offer you a…

Charitable Gift Annuities

The Charitable Gift Annuity is a way to make a gift to the ACLU Foundation that: – Provides a fixed payment for life for yourself or your beneficiary(ies). – Immediate federal tax benefits. – Provides for the longterm support of…

Our Endowment

In an historic effort to ensure that civil liberties will endure into the next millennium, the ACLU Foundation created the Trust for the Bill of Rights, a nationwide ACLU endowment to which our supporters gave more than $25 million. This…

Designating the ACLU as a Beneficiary

A beneficiary designation for the ACLU Foundation is a simple and meaningful way to help ensure a strong future for individual rights. After your lifetime, these assets will transfer directly to the ACLU Foundation without going through probate. Beneficiary designations…

Naming the ACLU in Your Trust or Will

There are many ways that you can make a gift through your will or living trust. You may find that one of the following arrangements best fits your estate planning goals: Residuary bequest is stated as a percentage. Example: ____%…