WAYS TO GIVE

Charitable Gifts to the United Way of Muscatine are gratefully received, thankfully acknowledged and carefully stewarded in accordance with donor wishes and restrictions.

Gifts are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by current tax law.  Gifts of appreciated securities, deferred gifts, gifts of life insurance, and other similar gifts offer significant tax benefit.  Because every person’s situation is different, donors are encouraged to consult with their advisers.  United Way of Muscatine is pleased to assist donors with planning a gift, but we cannot offer tax advice.

Honorary and Memorial Gifts are invited.

Outright Gifts:  Please contact United Way at 263-5963 for appropriate forms or download and mail a pledge form

United Way of Muscatine welcomes outright gifts via cash or check.  In addition, gifts may be made through the following means:

  • Credit Card
  • Electronic Funds Transfer
  • Payroll Deduction
  • Bill Me (donors will receive reminder notices quarterly)
  • Online Donations

Gifts of Securities and Intangible Personal Property 
United Way of Muscatine accepts gifts of securities, savings bonds, mutual funds, and Federal Reserve items via transfer to our brokerage account.  Please contact United Way at 263-5963 for instructions and appropriate account numbers.

Life Insurance 
Donors can contribute a life insurance policy to United Way of Muscatine in several ways; assigning a paid-up policy to United Way of Muscatine as owner; naming United Way of Muscatine as the primary or successor beneficiary; or donating a policy on which premiums remaining to be paid and making annual gifts to cover the premium due.

Planned Gifts 
United Way of Muscatine is pleased to work with donors and advisors on planned gift arrangements.  There are a variety of planned gift vehicles.  A planned gift can provide essential long-term resources to United Way while offering donors, and/or their heirs, significant benefits and greater control of their assets.