Individual Giving

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One Time:  Give a one-time gift online now by clicking the "Donate Today" button, or call us at (503) 295-1230.

Strategic Supporter: Make a monthly gift. Continuously support Chess for Success all year, click the "Donate Today" button and select the monthly contribution box.

Tribute/Memorial:  Make a gift in honor or in memory of a special person. Birthdays, anniversaries, teacher appreciation week, holidays. Honorees will receive notice of your thoughtfulness.

Stock Transfer:  Make a donation of appreciated securities and you may receive an immediate tax deduction and savings on capital gains taxes you would have incurred had you sold the stock. Please consult your tax advisor before transferring stock.

Legacy Giving

Retirement Assets:  Donating retirement assets, retirement plans, and life insurance policies is one of the best ways to make a gift. Naming Chess for Success as a beneficiary (or contingent beneficiary) of all or a percentage of your IRA, 401(k), or other retirement plan assets can save your estate both income and estate taxes.

Planned Gift:  Bequests can be made for specific dollar amounts, a percentage of your estate, or for a remainder amount. If Chess for Success is already a part of your estate plan, please let us know.

Chess for Success will gladly accept a charitable gift annuity. Please contact your financial planner or tax advisor before finalizing an estate plan.

Please contact our Development Office to learn more about Legacy Giving options.

Curtis Young, Executive Director
or Julia Willis, Branding and Grants Director
503-295-1230 Ext. 100 or 800-285-7660
curtis@chessforsuccess.org and juliaw@chessforsuccess.org

Chess for Success is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization: Tax ID 93-1208405