Gifts for the FUTURE!


Bequest through a will or trust


IRA or Qualified Retirement Plan

The donor names Community Kitchens as primary or secondary beneficiary of his or her retirement plan.  This helps to avoid both income and estate taxes on these assets.

Real Estate

Making a charitable gift of real estate to Community Kitchens can turn your property gains into gains for those who are hungry. The value of your real estate may exceed that of any other asset. You can use your real estate to support Community Kitchens and get financial and tax benefits.

Life Insurance-Make Community Kitchens your beneficiary!

Life insurance provides a simple way for you to give a significant gift to a charity, with tax benefits that you can enjoy during your lifetime.

Appreciated stock

A gift of appreciated stock to Community Kitchens is a way your gains can give! Your gift of stock also qualifies for an immediate tax deduction based on the full market value.

Learn More about philanthropy and planned giving:
Alabama Giving
LEAVE A LEGACY®, an program of the Alabama Planned Giving Council
Chronicle of Philanthropy
Philanthropy News Network
Association of Fundraising Professionals, Alabama Chapter