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Planning a Gift to the CHRISTUS Spohn Foundation

CHRISTUS Spohn appreciates your interest in supporting us and our mission to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ so that all may experience God's healing presence and love. We value your partnership with us and trust the following information will be of value.

Legal Name:
CHRISTUS Spohn Health System Development Foundation
Tax ID Number:
74-1906005

Planned Giving is any gift that requires an agreement between the donor and CHRISTUS Spohn that authorizes what, when, and how a gift is given. Planned giving supports CHRISTUS Spohn while also helping you achieve some of your personal, financial, and estate planning goals.

RECENT NEWS! Congress has passed a new law extending the IRA charitable rollover. For more information, click here.

To help you accomplish your goals, We invite you to contact Karen Bonner (361-881-3533) or Linda Arnold (361-881-3940).

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Examples of Planned Giving include:

    • Estate Plans, including trusts that provide income to you for life
    • Bequests
    • Gifts of Stock and other Appreciated Assets
    • Memorial Gifts
    • Endowment Gifts

Introduction to Planned Giving

How Can I...? and Planned Giving Factors are introductory pages about planned giving. Ways To Give provides some basic information about a variety of planned giving opportunities.

Dr. Arthur E. Spohn Society

Gentry Thumbnail If you have already included CHRISTUS Spohn in your estate plans, please let us know by calling us or filling out our declaration of intention form. We would enjoy the opportunity to thank you and would like to make sure your intentions are carried out properly. We would also like to include you as a member of the Dr. Arthur E. Spohn Society.

If you have not written a will yet, regardless of your charitable intent, please consider this.

News and Information

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For more information or a confidential discussion of your charitable options, please email or call the Director of Development, Linda Arnold, at 361-881-3940.

Please note, individual financial circumstances will vary. The information on this site does not constitute legal or tax advice. Donor stories and photographs are for purposes of illustration only. As with all tax and estate planning, please consult your attorney or estate specialist. All material is copyrighted and is for viewing purposes only. Use of this site signifies your agreement with the terms of use. The content in this Planned Giving section has been developed for CHRISTUS Spohn and is owned by Future Focus. Please report any problems to section webmaster.