Giving Options

Gifts by Will or Trust

A charitable gift from your estate is a favored method of giving that enables you to achieve your financial goals, maintain control of your assets, and benefit Southwestern Vermont Health Care.

Naming Us in Your Assets

While you may transfer many of your assets through your will or living trust, a document called a beneficiary designation controls distribution of your retirement plans, life insurance policies, commercial annuities and a variety of financial accounts.

The IRA Gift (QCD)

The IRA charitable rollover (also called the Qualified Charitable Distribution, or QCD) is a great way to make a tax-free gift to Southwestern Vermont Health Care.

Life Income Gifts

Learn about gifts that allow you to give to Southwestern Vermont Health Care while generating income for yourself and your family.

Charitable Lead Trust

Make a substantial gift to Southwestern Vermont Health Care in the form of fixed annual payments and pass assets to your family or other heirs at reduced tax cost.