Creating your Legacy with a Will or Living Trust

Begin by watching the video above. We hope you enjoy the website and learn a lot about estate planning!

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Ways to Give a Legacy Gift

Find out What to Give and learn about which of your assets will benefit you most in making your planned gift to your parish, school, or ministry. Learn about gifts of cash, stocks and securities, property, and more. Visit How to Give and discover the gift options that provide tax and income benefits. There are even helpful videos.

Your Free Guide to Estate Planning

This guide will provide you with helpful information to help you as you plan to provide for your needs, your family's future, and the mission of your parish, school, or ministry.

Gift Law Library and Finance News

Offers current news from the world of finance, and from Washington. We invite estate planning attorneys, tax attorneys, and financial planners to subscribe to the GiftLaw eNewsletter.

Help us Honor your Legacy Gift

The Catholic Legacy Society is to honor and recognize the faithful in Northeast Kansas who have made a gift to their parish, Catholic school, or ministry through their Will, Trust, or designated them as a beneficiary through life insurance or another asset.

Grateful Response Stories

Hundreds of the faithful in the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas have already made a planned gift to their parish, school, or ministry to be realized upon their death. Visit this section and read examples of how others have used planned gift financial solutions to create a legacy gift.