Welcome! We are pleased that you have an interest in learning about the many benefits of making a planned gift. It's easy to make annual gifts as well as include United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra in your estate planning. We are grateful for your support and interest in making a charitable contribution. If you have any questions about the best way for you to benefit through a planned gift, please call. A member of our Planned Giving Team will be pleased to help you.
What You Can Give
Gifts of Stocks and Bonds
Donating appreciated securities, including stocks or bonds, is an easy and tax-effective way for you to make a gift to United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra. If you would like to make a gift of stock to United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra, we will be happy to provide stock transfer instructions to you. It is a simple, straightforward process. When you are ready, contact us to get started.
Gifts of Retirement Assets
Donating part or all of your unused retirement assets such as a gift from your IRA, 401(K), 403(b), pension or other tax-deferred plan is an excellent way to make a give to United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra.
Gifts of Real Estate
Donating appreciated real estate, such as a home, vacation property, undeveloped land, farmland, ranch or commercial property can make a great gift to United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra.
Gifts of Cash
A gift of cash is a simple and easy way for you to make a gift.
Gifts of Insurance
A gift of your life insurance policy is an excellent way to make a gift. If you have a life insurance policy that has outlasted its original purpose, consider making a gift of your insurance policy. For example, you may have purchased a policy to provide for minor children and they are now financially independent adults.
IRA Charitable Rollover
Please contact us.
When you are ready, please contact Karen Barsell, CEO and President, 775-333-8264, or Lulleen Lamar, Director of Philanthropy and Community Impact, 775-322-8668 to get started.
The Internal Revenue Service recognizes United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra (UWNNS) as a Section 501 (c) (3) public charity. Gifts to UWNNS may be tax deductible in the U.S.A. Our Federal Tax ID # is 88-0059327. UWNNS is incorporated in the state of Nevada. Our Mission: "We link the community's will and resources to improve lives."