Planned Giving / IRA / Thrivent Choice

Thrivent: Direct Choice Dollars

If you are a member of Thrivent Financial, you may be eligible to recommend where Thrivent donates a portion of its charitable giving. Simply visit the Thrivent Choice website, click on the tab that says “Direct Choice Dollars,” log in to your account, and select Grünewald Guild as the organization to which you would like to direct Choice Dollars.

Planned Giving

Easy ways to include the Guild in an estate plan include:

  • Make Grünewald Guild a beneficiary of all or part of an IRA, insurance policy, or a retirement plan that has beneficiaries
  • Designate a savings account as a transfer on death (TOD)
  • Include Grünewald Guild as a beneficiary of your will or trust

Contact the Guild for more information and resources.

Support Operations From Your IRA

The Guild accepts gifts to its General Operating Fund from your IRA Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD) through the Community Foundation of North Central Washington. Gifts can be made to the Guild’s Endowment Fund, directly to the Guild’s Operating Fund, or both. To donate, fill out CFNCW’s IRA Gift Form. When it asks how you want your gift to be applied, you may write “Grunewald Guild Operating” and/or “Grunewald Guild Endowment”.

Since its inception in 1980, supporters have enlivened the Guild and its vision with their financial and in-kind generosity. Please consider a donation today!

Your financial support encourages, sustains, and upholds the Guild’s work welcoming and inspiring all who explore the relationship between art, faith, and community.

The Grunewald Guild is a 501(c)(3), and your donation is tax-deductible to the extent provided by federal and state law.
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If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. Thank You for supporting the work of the Guild!