These are contributions by individuals, organizations, or businesses that are made in memory of or in honor of loved ones. Often, but not always, the person being memorialized was a patient of Hospice of Acadiana, Inc.
Hospice of Acadiana Donations
Donations may be made through any of the following ways:
General Donation to Hospice
Contributions by individuals, organizations, or businesses that are not linked to a memorial. These one-time donations help fund services provided to the community by Hospice of Acadiana.
Friends For Life Memorial Donation
Your membership gift to Hospice of Acadiana Foundation’s Friends for Life will help Hospice of Acadiana, Inc. continue to provide services to those in need.
The Foundation conducts an annual membership campaign; memberships start at $25.00 annual donation.
Other ways to donate:
From corporate, public, and private foundations, as well as from appropriate government agencies.
The Foundation applies for grants from corporate, public, and private foundations, as well as from appropriate government agencies.
Planned Legacy/Estate Gifts
Planned Giving Options
In addition to, or in place of, an outright gift of cash, donors may wish to explore the full-range of tax-advantaged options for deferred giving, such as bequests, life insurance, and charitable remainder trusts.
An estate does not necessarily equate with a high degree of wealth; it simply means all of the assets someone owns. A planned gift is a donation that requires consideration and planning, in light of the donor’s overall estate.
- Life Income Gifts
- Charitable Lead Trust
Gifts of assets, such as vehicles, real estate or stocks.
Donors may choose to make a gift to Hospice of Acadiana, Inc. of vehicles or appreciated assets, such as real estate or stocks.
- Gifts of Cash
- Gifts of Life Insurance
- Gifts of Retirement Plans
- Gifts of Long-Term Appreciated and Readily Marketable Securities
- Gifts of Real Estate
- Gifts of Non-Marketable Closely Held Stock
Through the generosity of a number of volunteer financial professionals, the Hospice of Acadiana Foundation, Inc. is pleased to offer to potential donors consultation on charitable giving options that will help achieve the multiple objectives of supporting Hospice of Acadiana, Inc. through the Foundation, maximizing tax advantages, protecting assets, and leaving a bequest for heirs. This service is offered at no charge to donors and places potential donors under no obligation.
To arrange a free, no-obligation consultation, contact Hospice of Acadiana Foundation at (337) 706.3809 or click one of the buttons below to be directed to an online form to request more information.
Hospice of Acadiana Foundation offers a number of corporate and business sponsorship opportunities that can help increase your company’s visibility in new and effective ways helping to establish and recognize your company’s good will in the community.
These opportunities include our Annual Car Raffle, Hospice Gala, Bike Event our Plant Sale and much more!
To learn more about the range of sponsorship opportunities available, please contact Myrtis Ashley, Hospice of Acadiana Foundation Director, at (337) 706.3809.