You can be an essential part of Venice Family Clinic’s future by including a charitable gift within your overall estate and financial plans. Planned giving provides numerous financial benefits to you while supporting the Clinic. Planned gifts can reduce your taxable income, provide options for distributing estates to your children and family, avoid capital gains on appreciated assets, and generate ongoing income for you and your loved one. Planned gifts provide a significant source of funding for Venice Family Clinic for the future, making it possible for us to grow our services and stay ahead of any unexpected changes in health care policy.
It’s simple to name Venice Family Clinic in your will or living trust. Download bequest language that you can share with your estate planning attorney to assist him/her in drafting a will/trust or other estate planning document. If you already have a will or trust, please consider adding a codicil or trust amendment that adds a bequest to Venice Family Clinic.
Depending on your financial and personal goals, we can help you find ways to make the most of your money during your lifetime while making a significant difference in the world after you are gone. For example, a charitable gift annuity and/or charitable remainder trust not only helps protect your assets during your lifetime, but also provides you with income for life. With a retained life estate you can transfer ownership of your residence to Venice Family Clinic, receive a tax deduction, and we provide you with income for your life. Most importantly, you can remain in your home.
Here are some ways that you can support the Clinic through planning vehicles. Through our affiliation with UCLA, you have the option of having your gift managed through the UCLA Foundation.
When you make a planned gift to Venice Family Clinic, you become a member of our Legacy Society. Hear from some of our members on how they chose to make their impact.
“Venice Family Clinic is the story of how a small group of people brought the community together and made something wonderful: a home for all those who need healthcare. We included Venice Family in our estate plans so the Clinic will continue to improve lives throughout the decades.”
“Without health, there is little a person can do with his or her life. I named Venice Family Clinic as a beneficiary in my estate to create futures for people in need.”
“I gave my home to Venice Family Clinic through my living trust to help the Clinic continue its support of quality healthcare in our community. It feels good knowing that the proceeds are going to help others who are less fortunate. Venice Family Clinic provides not only care but hope for the future.”