You don’t have to be wealthy to make a significant gift… you can make a gift that costs nothing during your lifetime.

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Planned Giving Options

Your support is crucial in helping Gifford Youth Achievement Center provide educational, cultural and social opportunities for youth, adults and seniors in Indian River County. Your generosity ensures GYAC will continue Changing Lives, Changing Futures through our  various programs for generations to come. Together, let’s commit to enhancing the lives of the families in our community.

Charitable Bequests

Life Insurance

Real Estate

Charitable Gift Annuities

Retirement Plans

Individual Retirement Accounts (IRA)

Benefits of Joining GYAC’s Legacy Society

Create a plan for your gift that fulfills your personal intentions and objectives;

Designate GYAC’s use of your gift;

Maximize the impact of your gift; and

Allow GYAC to honor you during your lifetime

Declare Your Future Intent

If you plan to leave an estate gift to the Gifford Youth Achievement Center, please consider completing the Declaration of Future Intent form.   This non-legally binding form will help ensure that your philanthropic aspirations will be fulfilled according to your wishes.  This will enable us to celebrate you today as a member of the GYAC Legacy Society and will signify to others your powerful belief in the transformative power of education, mentorship, and community support.

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GYAC Legacy Society

Why should I join the Legacy Society?

Members of this special group include individuals who have notified us that they have made arrangements to leave a future gift to GYAC as well as those whose gifts have been realized.

With your planned gift, GYAC invites you to join the Legacy Society.

Please consult with a financial advisor to determine the best plan for your specific situation. The planned giving professionals at Gifford Youth Achievement Center are available to assist you and your advisor in the creation of a gift plan that best fits your needs. If you have already included GYAC in your estate plans or would like to receive more information, please contact Peggy Gibbs.

Peggy Gibbs, CFRE
Director of Philanthropy
Gifford Youth Achievement Center
4875 43rd Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32967