Into the Field
Charitable Gift Annuities
With interest rates at historic lows, even many CDs and securities are generating little income.
Charitable Lead Trusts
The charitable lead trust (CLT) is a powerful planning tool that can enable you to pass wealth to family members, reduce or eliminate gift and estate taxes, and establish a significant charitable gift to impact the work of God’s Kingdom. Read more: Charitable Lead Trusts.
Charitable Remainder Trusts
A charitable remainder trust (CRT) is an arrangement where a donor receives income from an asset they donate to a qualified charitable organization, such as Wycliffe Foundation. A CRT may be set for a fixed period, or it may be tied to a donor’s lifetime. It may also be designed to extend beyond the donor’s life, in order to benefit heirs or assigns. Whatever the arrangement, once the trust is terminated, the remaining asset reverts to the organization. Read more: Charitable Remainder Trusts.
Legal Language for Your Estate Plan
If you plan to include Wycliffe in your estate plan, here is the language you need to use. If you have already included Wycliffe in your estate plan, please let us know. You can also use this information to update your plans. Read more: Legal Language for Your Estate Plan.
Simple but Lasting Impact
Many people are intimidated by the legal language in bequests, but leaving a legacy of the resources God has provided can be simpler than you think. Here are some ways to produce lasting impact in the lives of your family and Kingdom organizations that are important to you. Read more: Simple but Lasting Impact.
Tax-Wise Planning to Grow Your Income and Ensure a Legacy
This webinar was held on in March 2013. This informative online seminar was a joint effort between the JESUS Film Project and the Wycliffe Foundation, intended to show you ways to exercise stewardship in the area of personal and estate planning. Read more: Tax-Wise Planning to Grow Your Income and Ensure a Legacy.
The Wycliffe Foundation Donor-Advised Fund
A donor-advised fund (DAF) is a charitable-giving tool that allows you to make an irrevocable, tax-deductible contribution to Wycliffe Foundation and, at any time afterwards, recommend grant distributions to Wycliffe and other qualified organizations out of that fund. It’s easy to establish a DAF with Wycliffe Foundation. Read more: The Wycliffe Foundation Donor-Advised Fund.