Planned / Legacy Giving

Leave a Legacy through Impact NW

There comes a time in your life when you want to know that your life has had purpose – when you seek to leave a meaningful mark in your community.  Legacy Planning can help you use the resources and experiences you’ve accomplished in life to ensure that there is a lasting impression for the causes that mean the most to you.

Legacy Planning is for you if:

  • You have a sincere appreciation for life and are motivated to leave a meaningful mark on the world
  • You value relationships with friends or family
  • You like the idea of preserving your values and final wishes to ensure you leave loved ones with clarity and inspiration

Here are some ways to begin planning your Legacy:

  • Charitable Remainder Trusts
  • Charitable IRA Rollover
  • Charitable Lead Trusts
  • Bequests
  • Beneficiary Designations
  • Endowed Gifts
  • Securities
  • Real Estate Life Insurance
  • Retirement Plan Assets
  • Savings Bonds
  • Life Insurance Death Benefits

For more information, please contact Andy Nelson, Associate Director at (503) 721-1767 or via email at