Become a Dream Maker

Establish a Leader Dog CGA

Published in: Update - Issue 2 - 2013 »   
A piggy bank with the Leader Dogs for the Blind logo on the side in blue and gray

varied as the people who have them. Your dream may be to secure your income for life and decrease your next tax bill. Or it may be to help make someone's dream of receiving a Leader Dog a reality. A Charitable Gift Annuity (CGA) is a great way to meet all these dreams with just one transaction.

Investing in a Leader Dog CGA allows you to exchange a gift of cash or securities for a fixed yearly income for your lifetime (or for the lives of two people). It also offers:

  • A tax deduction
  • A tax-free payout
  • Capital gains tax savings for stock or
    security donations
  • Unlimited amount of personal
    satisfaction

Current one-life interest rates (as of May 1, 2013):

  • Age 59 Rate 4.3%
  • Age 65 Rate 4.7%
  • Age 71 Rate 5.3%
  • Age 75 Rate 5.8%
  • Age 78 Rate 6.4%
  • Age 83 Rate 7.4%
  • Age 87 Rate 8.2%
  • Age 90+ Rate 9.0%

To learn how you can become a dream maker by investing in a Leader Dog CGA, contact:

Roberta Trzos, CFRE
Director of Personal Giving
Direct line: 248-659-5014
rtrzos@leaderdog.org