Give the Gift of Welcome
Gifts of Stock or Securities
Receive an immediate income tax deduction with a gift of stock or securities to LIRS. You may also realize savings on capital gains taxes that normally accrue at the time of sale. To ensure that you receive a tax receipt, please contact LIRS before you transfer stocks by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 877-291-7061.
Donor Advised Fund
Keep LIRS in mind as you make your annual disbursements from your Donor Advised Fund.
Qualified Charitable Distributions from your IRA
If you are older than 70½ and looking to fulfill your annual Required Minimum Distribution you can give directly to LIRS through a Qualified Charitable Distribution without any tax consequences.
Combined Federal Campaign
Federal employees, postal workers, and military personnel can participate in the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) and direct support to serving newcomers. Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service’s CFC code is 78591.
Employer Matching Gifts
Double the impact of your donation! Ask your employer if a corporate giving program will match your gift. Contact us at email@example.com if we need to confirm your giving to be eligible for a matching gift.
If you are a Thrivent Member, you can direct your free Thrivent Choice Dollars® to Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service.
Sign up to be a monthly supporter and maximize the impact of your giving. Your gifts will sustain our work to welcome refugees now and long into the future.
Bernthal Legacy Society
Consider remembering LIRS in your will or trust, or other estate plans, to continue your legacy of welcoming the stranger.