Planned Giving

Make Seasons of Change a Part of Your Lasting Legacy

Planned gifts provide long-term support to the Seasons of Change to further its mission to improve the lives of children within our community far into the future. Make the Seasons of Change a part of your lasting legacy through including us in your planned giving.

Donors can make one-time gifts or they can support the Seasons through a variety of long-term giving vehicles including multi-year pledges, estate planning, bequests, charitable lead trusts and other methods.
It is best for you to consult with your attorney or financial advisor to help you determine which strategy is best for you. If you choose to create a charitable trust for the benefit of Seasons, they can work with you to tailor the best option for your personal needs.

Examples include, but are not limited to:

  • Multi-Year Gifts
    • Donation is spread over a period of years
    • Seasons can make plans based on your planned support for future years
    • You may be eligible for an income tax deduction for each year that a payment is made to Seasons of Change
  • Bequests
    • You can provide now for a future gift by including a bequest provision in your will or revocable trust
    • Your assets remain in your control your bequest can be modified during your lifetime
    • You can direct your bequest to fund a particular program/event
  • Charitable Lead TrustsĀ  (discuss this with your attorney)
    • You can contribute securities or other appreciating assets to a charitable lead trust that will then make annual payments to Seasons for a specific period of time
    • The present value of the income payments to Seasons may reduce your gift/estate tax
    • The amount and term of the payments can be set so as to reduce or even eliminate transfer taxes due when the principal reverts to your beneficiaries

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Seasons of Change Inc. directly by:
Phone: 817.277.9600
Fax: 817.277.9601
Mail: 805 Secretary-Suite B; Arlington, TX 76015

Seasons of Change Inc. is a public charity described in the Internal Revenue Code as a 501(c)(3).
Tavian Harris, Executive Director
The Executive Director/Founder will be glad to assist you and answer your questions about giving opportunities and needs of Seasons of Change, Inc.; please consult your attorney or financial professional for the benefits of each gift type..