We appreciate your interest in the mental health and wellness of Alaskans and want to provide you with helpful information in your planned giving considerations. The
inclusion of Alaska Assistance Dogs (AAD) in your estate plan will ensure long
term support that will impact Alaskans far into the future. Alaska Assistance Dogs can be named in your will or in a number of other planned gifts.
The Charitable Bequest– AAD can be names as a beneficiary in your will or trust with a gift of a designated amount, percentage of your estate or
specific assets. You may allocate the bequest for general support of preferred programs.
Retirement Accounts – gifts of assets in qualified retirement accounts include and IRA, 401(k) and 403(b). When assets are contributed to AAD, it would receive 100% of each dollar donated as funds, it would not be subjected to any income tax upon withdrawal.
Life Insurance– You can name AAD as the beneficiary on a life insurance policy.
Stocks – An interest bearing document where you can avoid paying income tax on the gain from the sale of the stock by making a donation to a non-profit organization. It is quick and easy to donate shares of stock. Always, consult with your financial advisor first when considering this type of gift.
For more information on planned giving please contact: Carole Shay at 907-357-1658
Combined Federal Campaign (CFC)
Alaska Assistance Dogs participated in the largest and most successful workplace charity campaign – the Combined Federal Campaign
(CFC). Through the CFC, government workers support the work of Alaska Assistance Dogs through payroll deductions.
If you are a federal government or military employee and would like to give to Alaska Assistance Dogs through the CFC, please enter CFC code 42587 on your pledge card during the next campaign.
Pick Click Give
We are a Pick Click Give organization. Please remember us in your online giving when you apply for your Alaska PFD this year. We encourage you to let us know you have
picked us for your gift (un-check the box) so we can thank you!