Make a Planned Gift

Explore the many ways to create an effective plan for your future. Consider making a meaningful and charitable planned gift that could enhance your well-being – and that of families in need – today and for years to come.

Give to Family Matters of Greater Washington without affecting your cash flow during your lifetime.

Charitable Gift Annuity – Immediate
Receive a fixed payout and significant tax benefits.

Charitable Gift Annuity – Deferred
Recommended for younger donors to build retirement earnings for the future.

Charitable Lead Trust
Discover an innovative way to pass appreciating assets on to family members while making gifts in the interim.

Pooled Income Fund
Give cash or securities, receive an income tax deduction, avoid capital gains tax on the transfer and secure lifetime income.

Remainder Annuity Trust
Make a large gift and receive a fixed-income payout each year.

Remainder Unitrust
Make a large gift and create a flexible source of retirement income.

Retained Life Estate
Receive a large deduction by donating a residence while retaining the right to live there for life.

Contact Kendra Davenport, Chief Development Officer, at (202) 289-1510 ext. 188 or for more information.