What To Give - Jewish Federation

What To Give

Designate Federation as a Beneficiary

  • Bequests: Make a charitable gift in your will, either a specific sum or a percentage of your estate.
  • Charitable Annuities and Trusts: Generate income today and leave a legacy gift for the future.
  • IRAs, Other Retirement Plan Assets: List the Federation as a full or partial beneficiary of your retirement plan assets.
  • Life Insurance: Designate the Federation as a beneficiary of your life insurance policy.
  • Real Estate: A gift of any type of real property (e.g. residence, condominium, or vacation home) is an easy way to make a big impact.

Establish an Endowment

  • Donor Advised Fund: Set aside funds now and earn investment growth for future philanthropy. Consult your tax adviser regarding potential tax benefits.
  • PACE/LOJE Funds: Perpetual Annual Campaign Endowment Funds and Lion of Judah Endowment Funds allow you to support the Federation’s work in perpetuity.
  • Named Endowment Fund: Create a permanent legacy that perpetuates your ideals and name, or that of a loved one.

To learn more, contact:

Tony Ramsey
Email: tonyr@jewishinseattle.org
Phone: 206.774.2252

Our Impact

$68.9 million

Under Federation management through the Seattle Jewish Community Endowment Fund, a secure and substantial source of support for Jewish organizations.