Making a Gift
There are many different ways in which you can contribute to the American Friends of Rugby School. These include:
The two principal ways to give a cash gift are:
Online by using the card donation page in the menu.
By check using the donation form.
The American Friends of Rugby School can accept donations of stock, bonds and shares. The policy of the American Friends of Rugby School is to sell stock it receives. The value of stock may increase or decrease and therefore the sale may realize more or less than the value when the stock was given to the American Friends of Rugby School. For more information and details of brokerage please contact us at the address below.
- Planned Giving
You may make a simple bequest in your will.
There are other ways too such as:
Life Insurance : You transfer ownership of a paid-up life insurance policy to the American Friends of Rugby School, who will elect to cash in the policy now or to keep the policy and receive the death benefit later.
Retirement Plans: You name the American Friends of Rugby School as the beneficiary of your IRA, 401(k) or other qualified plan. Any residual left in your plan when you die passes to the American Friends of Rugby School tax-free.
You may wish to consider gift annuities and charitable remainder and lead trusts.
- Gifts of Personal Property
You may transfer personal property to The American Friends of Rugby School. All donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Gifts of personal property directly related to the mission of The American Friends of Rugby School may be tax-deductible at their current market value. The Friends will only accept items that relate to their mission or that can be readily liquidated. After ownership of items has been transferred, The Friends reserve the right to employ these items as will best further their goals.
We recommend you contact your professional adviser, accountant, attorney or bank official, if you are considering any of the giving opportunities mentioned above.
- Making a Matching Gift
You may be able to double or even triple your gift to the American Friends of Rugby School through your company's matching gift program. Check with your employer's Human Resources Department and send the matching gift form provided by your employer to the American Friends of Rugby School. You will be given credit for both your gift and your company's matching gift.
If you have any questions please contact Kerry Wilson, Secretary, American Friends of Rugby School phone: +441788556139 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org