Legacy Giving

Make a gift today. Leave a legacy tomorrow. 

Consider a planned or legacy gift to Easter Seals Alberta. 

Creating a legacy through a charitable gift is something that anyone can do. With some planning and advice from your financial advisor it is possible to achieve your financial and philanthropic goals, and leverage a small gift today into a meaningful, lasting, legacy for the future. 

Benefits to you when you plan a charitable gift to Easter Seals Alberta:

  • Potential to reduce your taxes, now or later,
  • Simple to do and have a big impact, with no expense to you during your lifetime,
  • Makes a difference in the lives of Albertans living with a disability or medical condition. 

Bequests

A charitable bequest made through your will allows you to leave a larger gift to Easter Seals Alberta that would not be possible to make during your lifetime. 

Gift of Life Insurance

A gift of insurance is an affordable and highly effective way to leverage smaller cash investment into a larger future gift. 

Gifts of Stock and Securities

A gift of securities is a cost effective opportunity to transform an asset into immediate and significant support for Easter Seals Alberta. By donating publicly traded securities such as stocks, bonds, mutual funds, flow-through shares or stock options you eliminate the capital gains tax that becomes payable if you were to sell the appreciated securities on the market and donate the proceeds from the sale to Easter Seals Alberta.