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Planned and Legacy Giving

Estate and gift planning through the Boston Foundation is an excellent way to establish your charitable legacy.

Charitable giving can be a powerful part of estate planning, but with all the possible vehicles for ensuring your philanthropic legacy, it can be difficult to know where to start.

The Boston Foundation offers experience and guidance to help families and individuals shape their plans. Read more about our work, use the financial calculator to see the potential benefits, or reach out to us directly for more information. 

If you're ready to learn more, or just have questions about the planned giving strategies that might be right for you, fill out the form below and a member of our planned giving team will contact you.


Your Legacy

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Create your personalized philanthropic plan with help from the Boston Foundation.

How to Give

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Learn the many ways you can give and discover gift options that provide tax and income benefits. Discover the best planned gift to meet your goals.

What to Give

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Find out what to give and learn about the best assets to make a planned gift. Learn about gifts of cash, securities and property.

Legacy Societies

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Donors who have made planned or legacy gifts at The Boston Foundation are invited to join one of the Foundation's Legacy Societies, which unite donors with similar planned giving intents.

Planned Giving Stories

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See how donors like you have used planned giving options to ensure their legacy impact.

Planned Gift Calculator

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See how different approaches to planned giving can provide income and tax benefits for you.