Legacy Gifts

We invite you to become a member of our Planned Giving Society. The legacy of giving from one generation to another provides a cornerstone to support the life-changing and
empowering work of YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee.

Potential Benefits to the Planned Giving Donor

• Reduce income tax

• Increase current income

• Create tax deduction opportunities

• Avoid capital gains taxes

• Minimize estate taxes

• Satisfaction of helping fund the YWCA’s future

Benefits to YWCA and our community

• Respond to the emerging needs of women and girls in the community

• Promote racial and social justice

• Empower women and their families to move from safety to self-sufficiency

• Sustain the life-changing programs like Girls Inc., Family Literacy Center, Weaver Domestic Violence Center, and Re-New at YWCA.

Planned Giving Options

• Bequest in your will

• Life insurance

• Cash gift

• Charitable remainder trusts

• Charitable gift annuity

• Gift of real estate or land

• IRA (Individual Retirement Account)

• Stocks and securities

Upcoming Events

Strike Out Violence

Strike Out Violence

What is STRIKE OUT VIOLENCE? STRIKE OUT VIOLENCE is an inaugural bowling fundraiser that allows the YWCA to continue empowering domestic… Learn More

Vanderbilt Legends Charity Basketball Game

Vanderbilt Legends Charity Basketball Game

The Vanderbilt Legends Charity Basketball Game is brainchild of Philadelphia Eagles star and Vandy alum Jordan Matthews. Jordan… Learn More

The MEND Experience

Top coaches and community leaders shared their knowledge and experience changing a culture that supports violence against women.… Learn More



Nominations Now OPEN for 2017 Academy for Women of Achievement  Click here for the Online Individual Nomination Form | Click here to… Learn More