August is National Make-a-Will Month
YWCA Mahoning Valley has partnered with FreeWill, a company that handles estate planning at no cost. If you don’t have a will, you can click the button below to create one for free, regardless of your financial situation. You can also update an existing will. It takes 20 minutes to complete.
You also have the option to include YWCA in your will. Legacy giving is an impactful way to support YWCA’s work. Through a commitment in your will, you are leaving a legacy for future generations of women and girls. If you have already included YWCA in your will, you can report your gift by completing a form. Are you interested in including YWCA Mahoning Valley in your will? Start here.
Gifts of Stock
Donating stocks allows you to avoid the capital gains tax and if you itemize deductions, you can also take a charitable donation for the entire amount.
Give From Your IRA
If you are 70.5 or older and have a traditional IRA, you can use this secure online tool to make a donation from your IRA account.
DAFs are investment accounts for the sole purpose of supporting charitable organizations. If you have a DAF, you can use FreeWill's DAF tool.
We now accept donations of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies! This gives us one more way to fund our work and can provide you with extra tax benefits.