Your financial support allows H.O.P.E. to further its mission of assisting cancer patients and their families. In addition, H.O.P.E. continues to pursue the dream of building a cancer retreat. Please consider H.O.P.E. in your financial planning. Whether making a one-time donation or becoming a financial partner, together we can make a difference in the lives of those facing the challenges of cancer.
- Employer Match Programs – Many companies encourage employees to make contributions to community fundraising efforts. Often these contributions are matched dollar for dollar. Contact your employer’s Human Resources department to see if they offer a gift matching program.
- Charitable Bequests – While planning your estate, you have the unique opportunity to have an impact on the future. A charitable bequest expresses your faith in a cause by providing financial support through your legacy. It can be a specific dollar amount of your estate, a percentage of your estate, or even the residual of your estate after other specific bequests have been made to your heirs.
- Personal Property – Any item or personal possession can be donated as a gift to H.O.P.E.
- Host or Sponsor an Event – The partnership of local businesses has been vital to the success of H.O.P.E.’s events and fundraising efforts. There are many ways to get your business involved including hosting an event, sponsoring an event, or donating silent auction items.
Options include, but are not limited to, charitable remainder trusts, charitable designations of life insurance or retirement accounts, and charitable gift annuities. These plans must be structured to fit the needs of individuals in accordance with the laws of the resident's state. For this reason, an attorney or financial professional should be consulted to assist in the estate-planning process.