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Legacy Gift Resources

Insert picture hereLegacy Resources at Story County Community Foundation

Story County Community Foundation is an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines (CFGDM).  Therefore to include Story County Community Foundation or one of its funds in your future plans you may need the following information:

  • Legal Name:   Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines
  • Address:  1915 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Tax ID:  42-6139033
  • Purpose: {Fund Name} at Story County Community  Foundation

Legacy Funds at Story County Community Foundationclick here

Legacy Funds are ideal for families and individuals who want to share how their planned gifts should be distributed after their lifetimes. Donors establish Legacy Funds to receive their planned gifts and personally communicate how their charitable contributions will forever benefit their favorite charities.

Include a Charitable Bequest in Your Will

Including a charitable bequest in your will is a simple way to make a lasting gift to Story County. When you make a future gift through the Story County Community Foundation you can establish a special fund or contribute to an existing fund.  Your gift will benefit your community forever and represents a personal legacy of giving.

Future Gifts via Retirement Funds or Life Insurance Policies


Story County Community Foundation (SCCF) or one of its funds may be the primary, secondary, or contingent beneficiary of a life insurance policy or retirement fund.  For these gifts to come to fruition, the donor must complete a Change of Beneficiary form with the issuing companies, regardless of what is stated in the donor's will or trust.

Legacy Society at Story County Community Foundation

The Legacy Society of the Story County Community Foundation (SCCF) recognizes those caring individuals who have created a legacy for our community through establishment of a permanent fund at SCCF or who have created an estate plan provision benefiting SCCF or one of its funds (will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, charitable gift annuity, charitable remainder trust, etc.)  Honorary membership in the Legacy Society is our way of expressing our deep gratitude for your personal commitment to creating a brighter future for the citizens of Story County. If you have created a permanent fund at SCCF or have included SCCF in your will or other estate plans, please become a member of SCCF’s Legacy Society so that we may appropriately thank you for your generosity!

Join Story County Community Foundation’s Legacy Society  click here

Questions:  Please contact Jennifer Garst at (515) 232-9200 or via email at jgarst@storycountyfoundation.org.

Story County Community Foundation is an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines, an Iowa nonprofit located at 1915 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa. This publication is for general purposes only and is not intended as legal or financial advice. Story County Community Foundation recommends that each person considering a planned gift consult with her or his own legal or financial adviser.

 

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