WAYS TO GIVE
CASA of the Mid-Shore
1 S. Washington Street, Suite 2
Easton, MD 21601
LEVELS OF SUPPORT
|Sponsor||$100 – $499|
|Advocate||$500 – $999|
|Benefactor||$1,000 – $2,499|
|Guardian||$2,500 – $4,999|
|Ambassador||$5,000 – $7,499|
|Heroes||$7,500 – $9,999|
|Patrons||$10,000 – $19,999|
* Donations of $1,000 or more (Benefactor – Leaders) make you a Champions of Hope Giving Society Member*
CHAMPIONS OF HOPE GIVING SOCIETY
Due to the vision and generosity of several loyal supporters, a Giving Society was created to recognize those that gave generous gifts of $1,000 or more annually. The Founding Members believed that an ongoing gift to CASA is an investment in the healthy future of our communities. CASA of the Mid-Shore depends on this type of continued support and recognizes the special group of donors as Champions of Hope!
MARYLAND CHARITY CAMPAIGN
The Maryland Charity Campaign is a workplace charitable giving program that offers state employees the opportunity to give to select charities. CASA has been approved as a participating charity in the 2015 campaign!
Visit mdcharity.org to learn more. To designate CASA of the Mid-Shore as your preferred charity, please use #1370 as the code. Be sure to look into options for payroll deduction!
You can create a legacy of hope for vulnerable children through a planned gift to CASA of the Mid-Shore serving children in Talbot, Dorchester, Queen Anne’s, and Kent Counties.
A bequest to CASA of the Mid-Shore is one of the most effective and simplest ways to make a lasting impact on the lives of vulnerable children. You may specify a specific amount or a percentage you wish to give. If you would like to make such a gift to CASA of the Mid-Shore, you may include language similar to the following:
“I, [name], of [city, state, zip code], give, devise and bequeath to CASA of the Mid-Shore, a nonprofit public benefit corporation having its principal office at, 1 S. Washington Street, Easton MD 21601 [written amount or percentage of the estate or description of property] to be used for the furtherance of its charitable purposes in the discretion and at the direction of its board of trustees for its unrestricted use and purpose.”
If you are considering making a gift by bequest, please meet with your attorney to discuss the ramifications and, if appropriate, to update your will.
GIVING RETIREMENT FUNDS AND INSURANCE POLICIES
If you would like to create a legacy for children but do not wish to write a will, you can name CASA of the Mid-Shore as beneficiary of your retirement account or life insurance policy.
Retirement account: You can have a positive impact on children far into the future by naming CASA of the Mid-Shore as beneficiary or contingent beneficiary of an IRA, 401(k), 403(b) or other retirement account. Please consult with your financial planner or attorney regarding considerations when making this type of gift.
Insurance policies: Life insurance may be used to create a legacy by naming CASA of the Mid-Shore as beneficiary or contingent beneficiary of the policy. This requires that you complete a change of beneficiary form with your insurance company. You do not have to work with an attorney or an accountant to make this type of gift.
Our staff can assist you as you consider making a planned gift to CASA of the Mid-Shore. Please contact Robin Davenport 410-822-2866 x1, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.