Families First Forever
Including Families First of Palm Beach County Foundation, Inc. as a beneficiary in your will or trust can help you make a wonderful gift without impacting your current standard of living or income flow. As a result, you’ll be helping future generations of children grow up in stronger families and stronger communities. Help ensure that Families First of Palm Beach County can continue its work in preventing child abuse and helping families become self-sufficient for many years to come. You can do this with a planned gift. Planned gifts allow you to combine your philanthropic goals with your financial needs; while supporting children and their families who would not otherwise have the basic tools to lead productive lives. Consider giving a planned gift or contribute to our endowment.
Families First of Palm Beach County Foundation has created two endowments; one with the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties and a second with Merrill Lynch. Please consider a lasting legacy that will help mold our children’s future.
FOREVER NONPROFITS ENDOWMENT CHALLENGE
The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties will match up to $15,000 in donations made to Families First of Palm Beach County Foundation Inc’s Endowment Fund. To help us reach the match, make donations payable to Families First Foundation, Inc. and designate endowment OR, to make a donation to the endowment online.
An Investment in the Future
Families First of Palm Beach County has an endowed fund with local Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties.
Building a long-term, revenue-producing permanent endowment is one of the best ways our nonprofit organization can ensure sustainability and build a stable financial future.
Our nonprofit endowment fund:
- Protects our organization’s endowed monies for future needs.
- Provides annual income, depending on market performance.
- Demonstrates a commitment to long-range financial planning.
- Provides a way for donors to give complex gifts such as stocks, life insurance or property.
- Increases investment yield, as agency endowments are pooled with the Community Foundation’s other funds to provide maximum return and lower fees.
Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties is one of Florida’s largest community foundations. The nonprofit organization has provided more than $120 million in grants and scholarships over its 44-year history and hosts many local nonprofit endowment funds. At its core, the Community Foundation is an organization created with gifts from generous people committed to local causes. For donors, the Foundation serves as a philanthropic advisor. For the community, the Foundation serves as a grant maker and a civic leader. Through the support of its donors and fund holders, the Foundation has been able to address some of the community’s most pressing needs, including hunger, housing and education.
TALK WITH YOUR FINANCIAL ADVISOR
Consult with your financial advisor before making any decisions. The term “Planned Giving” refers to charitable gifts that require some planning before they are made. Whether it is through cash, stocks, bonds, paid-up life insurance, Individual Retirement Account, real estate, or other financial assets, the benefits of a planned gift are immeasurable – to both the donor and our foundation. They can provide the donor with valuable tax benefits and, in some cases, income for life.
PLEASE NOTE: That Families First of Palm Beach County does not provide legal or financial advice. Should you be interested in making current charitable contributions or to utilize planned giving options in the future to Families First please consult your attorney or financial advisors.
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