archive-org.com » ORG » C » CHILDRENSHOSPITAL.ORG

Total: 150

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • Boston Children's Hospital Trust | Nothing but love
    heart anomalies in 1973 There were few treatment options at that time He was a very bright charismatic little boy strangers were drawn to him His father says that he could have been president He was very verbal and had a social comprehension beyond his years says his mother He could also describe his heart condition and what medications he took When Edwin was 3 years old his Rhode Island cardiologist recommended a catheterization to better assess his condition Edwin wanted to know all about the catheter procedure so he could share the details with his teddy bear But Edwin had an adverse event during the catheterization was transferred to the pediatric intensive care unit and later that day was rushed from Rhode Island to Boston Children s He died five days later The Boston Children s doctors were very kind and walked us through everything that was happening during that terrible time Margaret says And the nursing staff could not have been more caring After all these years I still remember their compassionate humanity Loving legacy In gratitude the Bogers designated their gift to support translational research in cardiology specifically the investigations of William Pu MD His lab is working on regenerating heart muscle cells eventually hoping to replace those damaged by disease in both children and adults In his short life Edwin knew nothing but love and he gave it back to everyone he encountered says Margaret I believe his life had that purpose Our prayer is that Dr Pu s research will bring better outcomes to today s cardiac patients I feel completely content knowing that our gift is offering hope and support to other families like ours Plan a legacy gift for Boston Children s Life insurance policies Did you know you can name Boston Children

    Original URL path: http://giving.childrenshospital.org/stories/nothing-but-love.html (2016-02-12)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Boston Children's Hospital Trust | Tax Free IRA Transfers 2016
    sample letter Benefits Avoid federal and in many cases state income taxes Satisfy your required minimum distribution Provide critical support for Boston Children s Hospital Designate your gift to support the program or department that is most meaningful to you Guidelines for charitable IRA rollover gifts You must be at least 70 years of age when the gift is made Transfers from traditional IRAs or Roth IRAs are eligible Transfers must be made directly by the IRA administrator to Boston Children s A maximum of 100 000 per taxpayer per year qualifies for the tax free status IRA rollover gifts can be used to pay a pledge Contributions for life income gifts such as charitable gift annuities or charitable remainder trusts do not qualify Transfers must be made by December 31 to qualify for the current tax year Steps to make a Charitable IRA Rollover gift to Boston Children s Hospital Contact your IRA administrator to request that a charitable distribution be transferred to Boston Children s Hospital or use our sample letter To ensure your gift is properly recognized instruct your IRA administrator to indicate the donor s name on the check and specify the gift is a charitable

    Original URL path: http://giving.childrenshospital.org/ways-to-give/planned-giving/tax-free-ira-transfers-2016.html (2016-02-12)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Boston Children's Hospital Trust | Gift Plans
    unitrust A grantor lead trust holds your gift of appreciating assets pays income to Boston Children s for a period and then returns the balance of the principal to you You receive an upfront charitable tax deduction equal to the income payments received by Boston Children s The annual earnings distributed to you will be taxable to you A non grantor lead trust can be funded with shares in a growing family business and reduce the cost of passing ownership to the next generation The income earned by a non grantor lead trust while in operation is not taxable to you The balance of the principal is paid to children or other heirs Charitable remainder annuity trust When you establish a charitable remainder annuity trust with a gift to Boston Children s your beneficiaries receive a fixed percentage of the initial value of your gift for their lifetime and or a 20 year term and the income is tax exempt Consider this giving option if you want to make a significant gift of assets to Boston Children s while keeping or increasing the income you receive from these assets Benefits You receive an immediate income tax deduction for a portion of your contribution based on the full fair market value of the assets you contribute You pay no upfront capital gains tax on any appreciated assets you donate You or your designated income beneficiaries receive stable predictable income for life or a term of up to 20 years You have the satisfaction of making a significant gift that benefits you now and Boston Children s later What to consider Annuity trusts pay beneficiaries a fixed percentage of the initial value of the assets that funded the annuity Annuity trusts are well suited for gifts of long term tax free bonds Calculate your income and tax benefits Selecting a trustee An annuity trust is a separate legal entity administered by a trustee Either you your financial advisors or Boston Children s can serve as trustee We administer a significant portfolio of charitable trusts where the trust pays for any fees At your request Boston Children s will serve as trustee for annuity trusts established with a minimum gift of 50 000 To help you decide which option is best for you we can share sample trust illustrations and discuss details with you and your advisors Charitable remainder unitrust A charitable remainder unitrust is an individually managed trust It s designed to let you make a significant gift to Boston Children s paying you and your beneficiaries an income based on a fixed percentage of the gradually increasing principal Consider this giving option if you hold appreciated assets want your income to grow over time and or desire maximum flexibility in the operation of your gift Benefits You pay no upfront capital gains tax and receive an immediate income tax deduction for a portion of your contribution You or your designated beneficiaries receive income for life or a term of up to

    Original URL path: http://giving.childrenshospital.org/ways-to-give/planned-giving/gift-plans.html (2016-02-12)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Boston Children's Hospital Trust | Give Assets
    a lifetime Benefits You receive gift credit and a charitable income tax deduction for the fair market value of the securities on the date of transfer no matter what you originally paid for them You pay no capital gains tax on the securities you donate You can direct your gift to a specific fund or purpose You have the satisfaction of making a gift now or funding a gift that provides income for you now and benefits Boston Children s later such as charitable gift annuity What to consider We recommend transferring your appreciated securities to Boston Children s rather than selling them and donating the proceeds Your sale will be subject to capital gains tax and you ll lose the key tax benefit of this type of gift We recommend selling securities that have lost value and claiming the resulting tax loss as a deduction You can then make a tax deductible cash gift to Boston Children s with the proceeds To give stock of a closely held corporation is to make a gift of a business interest Gifts of business interests have different tax benefits and considerations Please contact us for further information Each company has its own requirements but plan to allow at least one month to transfer mutual funds How to transfer securities Consult your financial advisors first Then let us know the gift is coming and where you d like to direct it Inform your broker in writing that you d like to make a gift of appreciated securities Let your broker know when you d like the transfer to be made Your broker will need to call us at 617 355 8062 for account information Learn more about transferring securities Cash If you enjoy surplus cash flow and want a charitable deduction to offset the largest possible amount of your taxable income consider making a cash gift to Boston Children s Benefits Use the simplest asset to make your donation unlike with gifts of appreciated property there are no appraisal or acceptance requirements Deliver a gift that Boston Children s can use immediately Receive a full charitable deduction and apply it against a larger percentage of your taxable income than a deduction for a property gift What to consider You can make your gift with a check money order credit card or wire transfer You can claim a tax deduction for up to 50 percent of your adjusted gross income You can claim excess deductions spread over the five tax years following your gift You can also use a cash gift to fund a life income plan such as charitable gift annuity Real estate If you own residential commercial or undeveloped real estate that has grown in value you can make a significant contribution and receive important tax benefits when you transfer it to Boston Children s Benefits You receive an income tax deduction for the fair market value of the real estate no matter what you originally paid You pay no capital gains

    Original URL path: http://giving.childrenshospital.org/ways-to-give/planned-giving/give-assets.html (2016-02-12)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Boston Children's Hospital Trust | Get Started
    Would you like us to draft a confidential proposal tailored to your unique situation Our gift officers are here to help To get started please contact us Laureen Cahalane Director Planned Giving laureen cahalane chtrust org 617 355 8062 Holly Ferguson Senior Planned Giving Officer holly ferguson chtrust org 617 355 2416 Gift plans Give assets Calculator Plan your bequest For professional advisors Contact us About Boston Children s Hospital

    Original URL path: http://giving.childrenshospital.org/ways-to-give/planned-giving/get-started.html (2016-02-12)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Boston Children's Hospital Trust | Event Sponsorship
    respected brand in a very public way Our marketing team works closely with you to customize a program that meets your goals Choose from different sponsorship levels Support one or multiple events Complement your event sponsorship with in store promotions Enhance your business visibility through logo inclusion on T shirts and event day banners recognition in publications and various other promotional opportunities The bottom line Boston Children s can be creative and flexible in developing a partnership that makes sense for your business For more information on event sponsorship please contact Michael Bornhorst at michael bornhorst chtrust org or 617 355 5336 Here s a sampling of our several major annual fundraising events that offer sponsorship opportunities Eversource Walk for Boston Children s Hospital Our biggest public event brings together more than 5 000 adults and kids for food family fun music and a scenic stroll along the Charles River Learn more or contact Michael Bornhorst director of corporate initiatives at 617 355 5336 or michael bornhorst chtrust org La Gala de Milagros para Niños Held each September in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month this event raises funds to support Boston Children s programs that improve the lives of Latino patient families Learn more or contact Dario Collado corporate development officer at 857 218 3190 or dario collado chtrust org Champions for Children s Athletes and ownership from local professional sports franchises team up with the area s top business executives for this star studded event Learn more or contact Danielle Lueger manager of signature events at 617 355 4332 or danielle lueger chtrust org Boston Investment Conference The area s finance leaders come together for a day of insights and ideas to benefit pioneering research at Boston Children s Learn more or contact Michael Bornhorst director of corporate initiatives

    Original URL path: http://giving.childrenshospital.org/partners/corporations/event-sponsorship.html (2016-02-12)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Boston Children's Hospital Trust | In-store promotions
    better Eighty nine percent of Americans are likely to switch brands to one that is associated with a good cause given comparable price and quality 2013 Cone Communications Social Impact Study Boston Children s is one of the country s best known and most respected pediatric hospitals We treat more than 500 000 kids a year so many of your customers have had firsthand experience with the hospital Making it easy for you Our cause marketing team has a broad range of experience working with companies at both the national and regional level including Kohl s Dunkin Donuts Acura Party City Walgreens Olympia Sports Panera Bread Pinkberry Legal Sea Foods and Amica When you partner with us we work with you to design a customized program to fit your marketing and business goals We also assign an account manager to assist with all aspects of program conception creation and execution Examples of successful in store promotions include Paper icon or coupon book sold at the register Change collection devices or roundup promotion Sale of product with proceeds benefiting Boston Children s Sale of cobranded product with proceeds benefiting Boston Children s For more on creating a cause marketing program with

    Original URL path: http://giving.childrenshospital.org/partners/corporations/in-store-promotions.html (2016-02-12)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Boston Children's Hospital Trust | Corporate Philanthropy
    and distributing safety materials about to keep our children safe every day The New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center Boston Children s Hospital was established in 2010 to serve the most vulnerable kids in the community while fueling world leading research into the underlying causes treatment and prevention of pediatric obesity Thanks to this incredible partnership Boston Children s became the first hospital in the nation to integrate clinical practice and research into one center focused on reversing the devastating toll obesity is having on our country s children With more than 10 years of involvement Eversource formerly NSTAR has made the Eversource Walk for Boston Children s Hospital what it is today an annual Boston tradition with thousands of walkers coming together to raise millions of dollars Eversource is proud to have contributed significantly to the growth and success of the Walk said Tom May President and CEO of Eversource Energy To know that our long term partnership with Boston Children s has helped this world renowned hospital continue to save lives I cannot think of a better reason to remain a champion and sponsor of this great event BJ s Charitable Foundation continued its ongoing support of Boston

    Original URL path: http://giving.childrenshospital.org/partners/corporations/corporate-philanthropy.html (2016-02-12)
    Open archived version from archive



  •