Ways to Give

You can support Kingswood through a number of ways. We hope you will consider both a current and a deferred gift. The following information is not exhaustive, but is designed to stimulate further thinking.

Cash Gifts

  • They are tax deductible (actual savings from deduction depends on tax rate).


  • They are payable over a pre-determined time period.
  • They are deductible in the year that the payment is made.

Company Matching Gifts

  • The gifts take advantage of programs offered by many employers.

Appreciated Stocks and Securities

  • These can help you avoid payment of capital gain taxes on appreciated assets.
  • These should be transferred, not sold, to Kingswood.
  • You will receive deduction for full fair market value of asset at the time of the gift.

Real Estate

  • By making a gift of a residence, farm, or vacation home, you can receive a charitable deduction for the full fair market value of the property.

Legacy Giving

  • Bequests
  • Charitable Remainder Trusts
  • Gift Annuities
  • Gifts of Residual Interest
  • Life Insurance Policies
  • Retirement Accounts
  • RRSPs & RRIFs

For more information on Ways to Give:

Debbie Benson, Donor Engagement
Toll-free 1.888.432.4444