Other Ways to Give

Planned Giving: Create a legacy for future generations to enjoy
Event Sponsorship
Donor-Advised Fund
Commemorative Bricks: Donate a Brick & Pave the Way to Good Health
Wish List

Join the Armour Heritage League with a gift to the Angel Harvey Family Health Center of the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago through estate planning options.

The Armour Heritage League has been established by the Board of Directors to recognize and honor those people who have provided for IWS through their estate plans. Estate gifts are generally designated for an investment fund to benefit the IWS health center in perpetuity.

The continued growth of the investment fund is a key element in the fulfillment of our mission. The Armour Heritage League members truly recognize the future needs of the organization.

Generous donors may find that they can make a very significant contribution through the use of one of the several techniques available for estate planning.

Wills and Bequests . . . You can specify a dollar amount, specific assets, or specify a percentage of your estate and name the beneficiary of your living trust.  You may also want to name IWS a contingent beneficiary of a bequest intended for a surviving loved one, in the event the person does not survive you.

Gift Stock/Mutual Funds . . . Gifts of long-term appreciated stock and mutual fund shares are an easy way to make a lasting contribution to IWS. Benefits may include:

Income Tax Savings . . . For securities you have owned for more than one year, you can take an income tax deduction for the full market value, up to 30 percent of your adjusted gross income. The excess can be carried forward for up to 5 years.

Capital Gain Tax Savings . . . Avoid capital gain taxes you would have incurred if you had sold the stock or mutual fund shares.

Outright Gifts of Assets and Retained Life Estates . . . Gifts that may be given outright include long-term, appreciated stock, mutual fund shares, and real estate. Both cash and non-cash gifts offer certain tax advantages, while allowing IWS to use the gift immediately.  When real estate is given, the donor may retain a “life estate” and live on the property during his/her lifetime.

Many donors find giving appreciated assets to be a particularly attractive way to make a donation because they are supporting IWS at a lower cost than when making a cash gift.

Please speak with your advisors about the benefits of these options.

Sponsoring an IWS event is a great way to feature your company or organization to our patients, partners, staff, and supporters.

OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:

Angel Harvey Family Health Center Donor Appreciation Luncheon & Annual Meeting

Held each spring, the Annual Meeting offers a variety of sponsorship benefits and marketing opportunities. Please contact DiBenedettoM@infantwelfare.org for more details.

Family Fest

Held in summer or fall, the Family Fest features games, music, snacks, health information, community resources, and much more for patients and community members. Family Fest offers a variety of sponsorship benefits and marketing opportunities.

Associate Board Events

From A Fall Soiree (AFS) to Wine and Game nights, the Associate Board hosts many fun and engaging events throughout the year to boost recruitment while supporting our work. Many sponsorship opportunities are available to help your organization connect with young professionals in the Chicagoland area.

Grants from Donor-Advised Funds can be recommended to provide general operating support or to support a specific program. Please reach out to your donor-advised fund advisor to recommend a gift to IWS.

Over 200 bricks have been placed at the entrance of IWS to date.

We invite you to celebrate the memory of a loved one, commemorate a special occasion, or remember a friend—donate a commemorative brick to be placed at our entrance in West Logan Square. Your gift will help continue our tradition of visionary care and mark a special person or event in your life in a place where you will be proud to have helped open new doors to health care for those in need.

Don’t miss this special and unique opportunity to leave an enduring symbol of community support.

HOW DO I ORDER A BRICK?

To order a brick, complete your payment online or download the order form and send with your payment to:

Angel Family Health Brick Program
3600 W. Fullerton, Chicago, IL 60647

Download your order form

IWS appreciates gifts of stock! Please contact Michelle at DiBenedettoM@infantwelfare.org or 773.782.5040 for the account number and information.

You can help a family live healthy and strong by making a contribution from items on our wish list below. Each item, service, and monetary investment helps us provide high-quality healthcare to our families and the community. For more questions, or if you would like more information, please email Michelle Di Benedetto at DiBenedettoM@infantwelfare.org or call 773.782.5040.

Equipment

Transcutaneous bilirubinometer – Estimated Cost:~$5-10K
2nd pulse oximeter
2nd manual mobile BP machine
Front-load washer/220v electric dryer set – Estimated Cost:~$1,200

Supplies

Diapers and wipes for patients
Playdoh for CHAT social skills group
Tripod and camera

Capital

LED signage for building – Estimated Cost~$75k
Intercom system – Estimated Cost ~40K
Parking lot lighting – Estimated Cost~ 15k
HVAC system – Estimated Cost~750k
Solar panels – Estimated Cost~ 100k
Roof repairs – Estimated Cost~10k

Services

Photographer
Videographer
ESL teacher

For more information about gift options, please contact:

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Planned Giving: Create a legacy for future generations to enjoy

Join the Armour Heritage League with a gift to IWS Family Health through estate planning options.

The Armour Heritage League has been established by the Board of Directors to recognize and honor those people who have provided for IWS Family Health through their estate plans. Estate gifts are generally designated for an investment fund to benefit the IWS Family Health in perpetuity.

The continued growth of the investment fund is a key element in the fulfillment of our mission. The Armour Heritage League members truly recognize the future needs of the organization.

Generous donors may find that they can make a very significant contribution through the use of one of the several techniques available for estate planning.

Wills and Bequests . . . You can specify a dollar amount, specific assets, or specify a percentage of your estate and name the beneficiary of your living trust.  You may also want to name IWS Family Health a contingent beneficiary of a bequest intended for a surviving loved one, in the event the person does not survive you.

Gift Stock/Mutual Funds . . . Gifts of long-term appreciated stock and mutual fund shares are an easy way to make a lasting contribution to IWS Family Health. Benefits may include:

Income Tax Savings . . . For securities you have owned for more than one year, you can take an income tax deduction for the full market value, up to 30 percent of your adjusted gross income. The excess can be carried forward for up to 5 years.

Capital Gain Tax Savings . . . Avoid capital gain taxes you would have incurred if you had sold the stock or mutual fund shares.

Outright Gifts of Assets and Retained Life Estates . . . Gifts that may be given outright include long-term, appreciated stock, mutual fund shares, and real estate. Both cash and non-cash gifts offer certain tax advantages, while allowing IWS Family Health to use the gift immediately.  When real estate is given, the donor may retain a “life estate” and live on the property during his/her lifetime.

Many donors find giving appreciated assets to be a particularly attractive way to make a donation because they are supporting IWS Family Health at a lower cost than when making a cash gift.

Please speak with your advisors about the benefits of these options.

Event Sponsorship

Sponsoring an IWS Family Health event is a great way to feature your company or organization to our patients, partners, staff, and supporters.

OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:

IWS Family Health Donor Appreciation Luncheon & Annual Meeting

Held each spring, the Annual Meeting offers a variety of sponsorship benefits and marketing opportunities. Please contact DiBenedettoM@iwsfamilyhealth.org for more details.

Family Fest

Held in summer or fall, the Family Fest features games, music, snacks, health information, community resources, and much more for patients and community members. Family Fest offers a variety of sponsorship benefits and marketing opportunities.

Associate Board Events

From A Fall Soiree (AFS) to Wine and Game nights, the Associate Board hosts many fun and engaging events throughout the year to boost recruitment while supporting our work. Many sponsorship opportunities are available to help your organization connect with young professionals in the Chicagoland area.

Donor-Advised Fund

Grants from Donor-Advised Funds can be recommended to provide general operating support or to support a specific program. Please reach out to your donor-advised fund advisor to recommend a gift to IWS Family Health.

Commemorative Bricks: Donate a Brick & Pave the Way to Good Health

Over 200 bricks have been placed at the entrance of IWS Family Health to date.

We invite you to celebrate the memory of a loved one, commemorate a special occasion, or remember a friend—donate a commemorative brick to be placed at our entrance in West Logan Square. Your gift will help continue our tradition of visionary care and mark a special person or event in your life in a place where you will be proud to have helped open new doors to health care for those in need.

Don’t miss this special and unique opportunity to leave an enduring symbol of community support.

HOW DO I ORDER A BRICK?

To order a brick, complete your payment online or download the order form and send with your payment to:

IWS Family Health Brick Program
3600 W. Fullerton, Chicago, IL 60647

Download your order form

Stock

IWS Family Health appreciates gifts of stock!

Please contact Michelle at DiBenedettoM@iwsfamilyhealth.org or 773.782.5040 for the account number and information.

Wish List

You can help a family live healthy and strong by making a contribution from items on our wish list below. Each item, service, and monetary investment helps us provide high-quality healthcare to our families and the community. For more questions, or if you would like more information, please email Michelle Di Benedetto at DiBenedettoM@iwsfamilyhealth.org or call 773.782.5040.

Equipment

Transcutaneous bilirubinometer – Estimated Cost:~$5-10K
2nd pulse oximeter
2nd manual mobile BP machine
Front-load washer/220v electric dryer set – Estimated Cost:~$1,200

Supplies

Diapers and wipes for patients
Playdoh for CHAT social skills group
Tripod and camera

Capital

LED signage for building – Estimated Cost~$75k
Intercom system – Estimated Cost ~40K
Parking lot lighting – Estimated Cost~ 15k
HVAC system – Estimated Cost~750k
Solar panels – Estimated Cost~ 100k
Roof repairs – Estimated Cost~10k

Services

Photographer
Videographer
ESL teacher