Leave a Legacy

When thinking about your legacy, please consider including the Food Bank.

Legacy giving is a powerful way to make a lasting impact in your community. There are a variety of ways you can leave a legacy gift, often referred to as planned giving.*

Legacy Giving

Legacy Gifts Include:

  • Real Estate
  • Life Insurance Policies
  • Cash
  • Stocks
  • IRA Rollovers
  • Wills or Trusts
  • Charitable Annuity Trusts
  • Retirement Plan Assets

Four easy steps to make a legacy gift

  • Step 1 – Decide if leaving a legacy gift is within your financial forecast.
  • Step 2 – Decide which type of gift best aligns with your financial planning goals.
  • Step 3 – Consult with your financial or legal advisor to confirm your legacy gift will be implemented when you are ready.
  • Step 4 – Please contact Vice President of Development and Communications Kim Castaneda at (925) 676-7543 x 265 or email hidden; JavaScript is required to let us know you plan to include the Food Bank in your will so we can keep you up to date on our work.**

* It is recommended you consult with your tax or legal advisor prior to making a legacy gift.

** There is never an obligation for requesting planned giving information. All of your information is maintained confidentiality. We never release, share, sell or rent names, addresses, etc.

Questions? If you have questions or would like more information about planned giving, contact Vice President of Development and Communications Kim Castaneda at (925) 676-7543 x 265 or email hidden; JavaScript is required.