Planned Giving to the PNC


Cash, Securities, Real Estate, Life Insurance and Tangible Personal Property can all be used to make a charitable contribution in support of Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center. Depending on the asset given, a donor can generally expect to obtain many benefits from giving a gift such as fulfilling philanthropic goals, reducing income tax through a charitable deduction, and in some instances avoiding capital gains. To give online or by personal check, visit the donate now page.

Planned Gifts

Planned giving refers to the process of making a charitable gift of assets to one or more nonprofit organizations that requires thoughtful planning in light of the donor’s philanthropic goals as well as their overall financial and estate saving plan.

Appreciated Securities

Appreciated Securities are popular charitable gift alternatives to cash. In addition to receiving an income-tax charitable deduction, the donor escapes potential tax on the capital gain element in the gifted securities.

Who Should Consider a Planned Gift?

Any friend of Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center who wants to: protect their assets; possibly receive income while making a tax advantageous gift; and support Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center’s Programs.


Types of Planned Gifts