Ways to Give Gifts that go to work immediately: Cash (online donation form) Securities, including Stocks and Bonds Real Estate Grain Bequest: Leave a lasting legacy. Establish a fund through your will or testamentary trust. Charitable remainder trust, pooled income funds, & gift annuities: The donor and/or other named beneficiaries retain a life income and earn immediate and long-term tax benefits Designation of Retirement Plan Assets: Revocable, flexible way to give, using an expensive asset for a family member to inherit Life Insurance: Have a Life Insurance Policy which is no longer needed? Name the Rush County Community Foundation as owner and/or beneficiary of an insurance policy. The proceeds will be used to establish a future charitable fund! Grain: Gifting grain is an easy way for farm families to make a lasting impact while maximizing their tax benefits. For more information, visit our “Gifts of Grain” page.