Giving Options

There are a variety of creative ways to fulfill your philanthropic goals by supporting Saint Francis Healthcare. You can achieve significant tax advantages, maximize your giving potential and even secure lifetime income for you or someone else. We would be happy to work with you and your financial advisor to achieve your charitable objectives.

Gifts of Cash

To receive an income tax deduction, gifts of cash can be made to the Philanthropy Department by check, money order or credit card. Checks and money orders payable to Saint Francis Healthcare can be mailed to Saint Francis Philanthropy at 701 N. Clayton Street, Wilmington, DE 19805. Credit card payments can be made via the donation forms available under Donate Now on the left side of this page.

Gifts of Stock

Gifts of long-term, appreciated stock provide significant tax benefits. Capital gains taxes are completely avoided and you receive an income tax deduction for the full market value of the stock. Call the Philanthropy Department at 302.575.8270 for simple stock transfer instructions.

Matching Gifts

More than 1,000 companies match employees’ and retirees’ contributions. Please check with your Human Resources office for easy instructions on how to double, even triple your gift.

Planned Giving

This link will provide you with information regarding bequests and planned giving.

Gifts of Life Insurance

Make Saint Francis Healthcare owner and beneficiary of your paid insurance policy and receive a current income tax deduction.

Legacy Gifts

The Society offers creative giving opportunities that enable people to make gifts they might have previously thought impossible. A gift can be funded with cash or other assets. Either way, planned giving can help you achieve your philanthropic goals while enhancing your personal financial plans and security.

Life Income Gifts

There are a variety of gift vehicles that enable you to transfer assets to Saint Francis Healthcare, benefit from a current income tax deduction, and receive income for life. We would be happy to work with you and your financial advisor to achieve your charitable objectives.

Invest in the health of our entire community by donating to Saint Francis Healthcare.