It’s easier than you think.
- Designate us as a beneficiary of your will or trust. Even 1% of your estate will help us change lives forever
- Avoid capital gain taxes by providing us with appreciated stock, bonds or mutual funds
- Consider naming us as a beneficiary of your life insurance or retirement plan. Even 1% will sustain the mission you have come to believe in
- Receive lifetime income in return for your gift
There are many ways to support the mission of Metropolitan Ministries. While your annual contributions are greatly appreciated, please consider some of these creative ways to arrange a substantial gift.
Bequests and Beneficiary Designations
It is simple and easy to arrange a charitable bequest in your will or living trust. This is the most common planned gift in America. You can name Metropolitan Ministries as a beneficiary of your life insurance, your IRA, your retirement plan, a bank account, or a deferred annuity. Learn More>
Gifts of Stocks, Bonds & Mutual Funds
If you own appreciated stock or fund shares, you can make a tax-wise gift to Metropolitan Ministries, by avoiding any capital gains tax. Learn More>
You can also fund a charitable gift with real estate, either an entire property or a partial interest. Suitable real estate gifts may include homes, lots, farmland, or commercial properties. Learn More>
Large gifts are often arranged through charitable trusts, which provide a great deal of planning flexibility and often remarkable tax reduction benefits. Learn More>