Join the Legacy Society
Improve the Lives of Patients in Years to Come
The Baystate Health Foundation Legacy Society honors and celebrates those who create a lasting legacy of giving in their estate plans to support and strengthen the future of care for Baystate Health.
This honorary society recognizes those who have the foresight and vision to include a gift to Baystate Health Foundation in their will or trust; name us as a beneficiary of a retirement plan, brokerage account, life insurance policy, bank account, or real estate; establish a charitable gift annuity or trust; or made a future gift to Baystate Health through another arrangement in their estate plans.
If you have included Baystate Health in your estate plans, please contact us or complete our intention form to let us know. We welcome you to join the Legacy Society, a community of like-minded individuals committed to ensuring that Baystate Health has the resources it needs to meet the healthcare priorities of the future.
Benefits of Membership
- Recognition and listing* in Baystate Health Foundation’s annual honor roll of donors and website
- Invitations to special events and learning opportunities
- Bi-annual President’s Letter
- Significant charitable tax deductions
- Possible capital gains tax benefits
- Possible lifetime income to you and/or loved ones
- The satisfaction of supporting life-saving and life-transforming care
*Please know that you may always remain anonymous in your philanthropy; we will respect your wishes to not be listed publicly.
Thank you for exploring ways you could make a meaningful gift in support of the future of Baystate Health. If you have already arranged for a gift, please let us know so we may thank you. If you are interested in learning more about making a planned gift and joining the Baystate Health Foundation Legacy Society, please contact us at 413-794-7789. All inquiries are held in the strictest confidence and there is no obligation.
The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. Figures cited in examples are for illustrative purposes only. References to tax rates include federal taxes only and are subject to change. State law may further impact your individual results. Annuities are subject to regulation by the State of California. Payments under such agreements, however, are not protected or otherwise guaranteed by any government agency or the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association. A charitable gift annuity is not regulated by the Oklahoma Insurance Department and is not protected by a guaranty association affiliated with the Oklahoma Insurance Department. Charitable gift annuities are not regulated by and are not under the jurisdiction of the South Dakota Division of Insurance.