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Benefits of Our Annuity

Benefits of Our Charitable Gift Annuity

Enjoy these benefits when you donate a charitable gift annuity to the Society of Divine Word:

Reliable, Steady Income for Life

The Society of the Divine Word believes it has a moral obligation to make your payment reliable and dependable. In over 100 years, we have never missed a payment!

USE OUR GIFT CALCULATOR TO ESTIMATE YOUR CHARITABLE ANNUITY

Tax Benefits

A percentage of your gift annuity can be deducted as a charitable contribution. A portion of the annual income received is also tax-free. Exact figures for each annuity are based upon current Internal Revenue Service regulations.

Tax Benefits & Payment Options

High Rate of Return

Depending on your age, your rate of return may be significantly higher than CDs and money market rates offered by banks. Our payout rates  exceed those defined by the American Council on Gift Annuities, as well.

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Spiritual Benefits

Annuitants share in the Society’s work as well as its blessings. Annuitants are automatically enrolled in the Society’s Mission Mass League, where seven Masses are offered every day perpetually.

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HOW WOULD AN ANNUITY LOOK FOR YOU?

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"My connection with the Divine Word Missionaries began when I was 19."

- Annuitant, Linae Frei

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For questions about our annuity, please contact us via email or call us at
1-800-461-3064.

Annuity Application Form

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Your offering to Divine Word helps our missionaries bring the Gospel of Christ to the poor and forgotten around the world.

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Serving the needs of vulnerable communities and proclaiming the Gospel throughout the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean. 
Registered 501(c)(3). EIN: 36-2183817

Mailing Address

Society of the Divine Word
Development Department
P.O. Box 577
Techny, IL 60082-0577

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