Plan a Gift
Your Endowment gift can meet your own personal and financial objectives:
Maintain flexibility by planning now for a revocable gift effective at death:
Make the gift now and get immediate tax benefits:
Plus Income for Life:
KQED Gift Planning Quiz
Deciding on the right charitable gift can be difficult. It’s vital to think about your most important personal and family goal. This could range from maximizing tax benefits, and producing income, to preserving assets for your heirs.
We’ve developed a tool that can help…
KQED’s supporters turn to us for content that invites you to experience the worlds of public affairs, science and food; to hear diverse viewpoints; and to take a front row seat for world-class drama and performances. By making a gift to the endowment, you will partner with KQED in enriching our community for generations.
The following pages are designed to help you choose your legacy gift using a planned approach. Our seasoned team is here for you and your advisors. We welcome the opportunity to talk with you, show you around our studios, and introduce you to some of our outstanding journalists and producers. Thank you.
– Bill Ruettinger, J.D.
Sr. Director, Gift Planning & Endowment
Video: Dale O’Rourke, 1938-2010
Dale O’Rourke was a very good friend of KQED and other Bay Area charities. He set an inspiring example of how donors of all means, backgrounds and interests can be a philanthropist.