CLC Planned Giving

CLC Legacy Endowment Fund

CLC has recently established an Endowment Fund. The purpose of this fund is to help CLC transition from a founder-led regional ministry to a national multi-generational ministry. This is a bold and exciting strategy. The CLC Legacy Endowment Fund was established with The National Christian Foundation (NCF). CLC’s affiliation with this foundation will allow it to accept complicated and complex gifts such as those shown below under Planned Giving. Please keep CLC in mind when you are reviewing or preparing your will or trust.

Planned Giving Options

The simplest way to contribute to CLC is to donate cash, checks, or securities. However, an innovative and tax-smart way to give is to donate appreciated, Non-Liquid Assets such as; real estate, business interests, retirement plans, etc. Through its affiliation with NCF (, CLC can accept most any type of asset, including:

• Appreciated Securities and Mutual Funds
• Estate Gifts/Charitable Trusts – How they work
1. Charitable Gift Annuities (CGA)
2. Charitable Remainder Trust (CRT)
3. Charitable Lead Trust (CLT)
4. Life Insurance - term, whole, universal or variable

Retirement Plans – 401Ks, IRAs or pension plans

Real Estate – land, houses or other properties

Business interests – ownership in Closely-Held Stock, Limited Partnership Interests, Limited Liability Company (LLC’s), or Sub-Chapter S Corp

• Restricted Securities – publicly traded securities that may have sale restrictions

Loan Notes – money owed to you through loan notes

• Personal property – royalties, copyrights, patents, artwork or precious metals


More important Points to carefully review or consider:

• Donor Advised Fund (DAF)

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“You will not become poorer, but richer, for giving to CLC.”
If you would like further information contact Hank Miles, Treasurer, at 615-370-5020.

E-mail Hank Miles, Treasurer

“By including CLC in your will or trust you will impact others for all eternity.”

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