Legacy Society

Making a Lasting Impact You can help change lives by including us in your estate plans. This gift can maximize the benefits for you, your estate and your family. Most importantly, you will make an enduring investment in The LeaderShop and the youth that we serve.
A Bequest in your Will You may name The LeaderShop to receive a bequest in your will through either a predetermined sum amount or a percentage of your estate. You may leave this gift to benefit the general operation of the organization or you may designate a specific program or purpose for which you would like this gift to be used. For example: “I give, devise, and bequeath The LeaderShop in La Grange, IL (the sum of $________), or (_______percent of my estate), to be used for its general purposes.
A Gift through Life Insurance You may name The LeaderShop as a beneficiary, co-beneficiary, or contingent beneficiary of an existing policy, or add The LeaderShop as a remainder beneficiary in case the primary beneficiaries do not survive the policy holder. You may also give ownership of a paid-up policy to The LeaderShop and enjoy a tax deduction, or may purchase a policy and irrevocably name The LeaderShop as owner and beneficiary. If you pay for annual premiums on a policy owned by The LeaderShop, you benefit from the annual charitable deduction for the amount of the premium. To establish this type of gift, simply request a“change in beneficiary designation” form from your insurance provider or name The LeaderShop as the beneficiary for a new policy.
A Gift through Stock Contact Bruce Hill at 708.579.5898 for more information about donating stock to The LeaderShop.
Legacy Society If you name The LeaderShop as the beneficiary of any of the gifts listed here, please let us know and will proudly name you as a memberof our Legacy Society. Your membership inthis group will demonstrate your commitment to the mission of The LeaderShop beyond your lifetime. The LeaderShop advises that you always speak with your financial advisor and we are happy to work with you to make your giving plans.