Planned Giving: The Bedford Society

The Bedford Society recognizes individuals who have expressed their faith in the mission of The Westport Weston Family Y by including the Y in their estate planning. Members of the Bedford Society play an invaluable role in ensuring the future of our organization for generations to come.

Joining the Bedford Society

There are many ways to join The Bedford Society that can have favorable tax consequences, allowing donors to leave a lasting legacy to out Y and benefit their loved ones at the same time. Together with your family and trusted legal counsel, you can decide which option is right for you. Please call 203-2260-8984.

Ways to Join

Bequests (outright, percentage or residual)
Retirement assets (IRAs, Keoghs, etc.)
Life Insurance
Real Estate (outright or through a life income plan)

The Westport Weston Family YMCA is incredibly grateful to the following individuals who have chosen to become guardians of our wonderful organization by joining the Bedford Society:

Mrs. Diane Becker
Robert G. and Jennifer L Bowman
Linda and Iain Bruce
Edward J. Capasse, Esq.
George H. and Kathe D. Damman
S. Antionette Dimes
Mr. Dave N. Dittmann
Steven and Brittain Ezzes
Mrs. Lily Giegerich
The Estate of Tom Hindle

Anne S. Jacques
Bob Knoebel
Patty Kondub
Ms. Jo Fuchs Luscombe and Mr. John Luscombe
Mary Ellen and Jim Marpe
Marjorie H. Minor
Tammy and John Pincavage
Helene Weir
The Wolgast Family