Remembering CCSC in your will is a wonderful way for you to make a lasting impact. Large or small, your bequest will make a meaningful contribution to our long-term strength and will help current and future generations of Houstonians facing poverty.
A surprising number of people–even those with substantial assets–never get around to this essential task. However, creating (or updating) an estate plan is among the most important things you can do. Without a will, the laws of your state determine how your estate is divided, which may not be according to your wishes. To create your will, reach out to a qualified estate attorney or access an online resource such as FreeWill.com.
Yes! All it takes is a short phone call or meeting with your lawyer. Be sure to include our full legal name and federal tax ID number in your bequest.
Legal name: Christian Community Service Center, Inc.
Current Address: P.O. Box 27924, Houston, TX 77227
Tax ID number: 74-2128141
There are several ways to define the amount of your charitable gift to CCSC, including:
We are happy to provide you with Sample Bequest Language to assist you and your attorney. You have complete control over your bequest and can make changes to your will at any time.
Forever! Legacy gifts support CCSC’s Memorial Endowment, which funds CCSC’s entire mission and programs and grows over time. A legacy gift to CCSC enables your values to live on for generations.
Absolutely not. The choice to tell us the amount of your gift is entirely up to you. But, we do appreciate knowing you have left a gift in your will to CCSC so we can thank you and make sure we know your wishes. If you prefer to join the CCSC Legacy Society anonymously, that is fine too.
Yes! The Legacy Society welcomes and honors donors who have made any kind of future commitment to CCSC. For example, you might decide to make CCSC a designated beneficiary of:
Letting us know about your estate plans is always up to you. However, we’d love the opportunity to thank you and keep you updated on our work. Once you have added CCSC to your estate plans, you can let us know by: