Gloria Steinem Web - pg pagePlanned giving is one of the few ways we can support the people and values we love, no matter what happens to us. It carries what we care about into the future.
— Gloria Steinem

Gloria’s Future Fund, named in honor of Ms. Foundation for Women Founding Mother Gloria Steinem, is an honor club for those who have made gifts to Ms. Foundation for Women through bequests, life income gifts, insurance policies and other estate planning vehicles.

When you make a gift to Ms. Foundation through your estate or financial plans you become part of a movement of philanthropists who, just like Gloria, are committed to securing and protecting rights for women across the United States.

Membership in Gloria’s Future Fund is one way that Ms. Foundation for Women expresses its appreciation to these important supporters.

Becoming a Gloria’s Future Fund Member: Gift Options

By including the Ms. Foundation for Women in your estate giving and notifying us of your decision in writing, you become a Gloria’s Future Fund member. Below are the ways to make a planned gift:

Bequest gifts

Name the Ms. Foundation for Women in your will or trust as a beneficiary of your estate.

Securities gifts

You can donate stocks to the Ms. Foundation for Women to support our mission. The Ms. Foundation works with Cornerstone Capital. Download our Gift of Stocks form (Word or PDF) for account information.

Life Insurance gifts

Include the Ms. Foundation for Women as a beneficiary of your life insurance policy.

Personal Property gifts

Have artwork, jewelry, or other items of value? You may transfer ownership to the Ms. Foundation for Women, allowing us to use or sell the item to support our work for women’s rights.

Retirement and IRA gifts

Name the Ms. Foundation for Women as a beneficiary of your retirement plan.

Many other gifts may qualify as well.

Changes in the tax laws will likely create new planning opportunities. We can work with you and your professional advisors to create a legacy that will meet your charitable and financial goals

Gloria’s Future Fund Profile: Claire Siesfeld

See list of Gloria’s Future Fund members

Membership Benefits

The greatest benefit of belonging to Gloria’s Future Fund is the satisfaction of knowing that your long-range plans will help ensure Ms. Foundation for Women remains a national institution that will continue to support and protect women’s rights. As a member, you will also receive these special benefits:

Recognition in the Group’s membership roster (only with your permission.)
Invitations to the Group’s annual reception and other events.

For more information, please email us at plannedgiving@ms.foundation.org or call 212.709.4429.