Ways to Give

Invest in Futures | Ways to Give | CashCASH GIFTS:
Simple and direct – the most common method of making a gift. Cash provides immediate support to assist New Jersey SEEDS in fulfilling its daily mission. All checks should be made payable to New Jersey SEEDS.

Invest in Futures | Ways to Give | PledgesPLEDGES:
Gifts can be pledged over a three to five year period. By budgeting a gift over time, a donor may be able to provide greater support. Donors have the flexibility to fulfill pledges annually or semi-annually. Payments via credit card may also be arranged.

Invest in Futures | Ways to Give | Gifts of SecuritiesGIFTS OF SECURITIES:
A common way of contributing a substantial sum to New Jersey SEEDS is by the direct transfer of appreciated securities. Gifts of appreciated stock are advantageous to the donor in significant tax savings, with many donors finding they can give more than they thought possible.

Invest in Futures | Ways to Give | Gifts of InsuranceGIFTS OF INSURANCE:
Insurance gifts result in tax deductions for the donor who transfers ownership and names the New Jersey SEEDS as beneficiary of a new or existing policy. If the premiums are not paid-up and the donor continues to pay the premiums, the payments are fully deductible as outright cash gifts.

Invest in Futures | Ways to Give | Estate GiftsESTATE GIFTS:
Bequests: Cash and securities may be bequeathed to New Jersey SEEDS by a clause in a donor’s will or a codicil added to a will. The donor retains full control of the asset during his/her lifetime, and at the time of the donor’s death, the bequest qualifies as a charitable deductions for estate tax purposes. There are many planned giving options that allow donors to retain income throughout his/her lifetime while giving the appreciated assets New Jersey SEEDS.


Please contact your tax advisor regarding the benefits of charitable giving. All gifts are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. New Jersey SEEDS is a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) tax deductible organization.

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