Charitable Gift Annuity - Flexible Payment

Charitable Gift Annuity — Flexible Payment Diagram

How it Works

  • You transfer cash or securities to Defenders of Wildlife.
  • You select a date range in the future when you will want to start payments.
  • In the future, you select a date in the date range for payments to begin.
  • Beginning on the specified date, Defenders of Wildlife begins to pay you, or up to two annuitants you name, fixed annuity payments for life.
  • The remaining balance passes to Defenders of Wildlife when the contract ends at the death of the last beneficiary.


  • Receive dependable, fixed income for life in return for your gift.
  • Flexible start date allows you to alter the beginning of payments in the future, to meet your changing needs.
  • Deferral of payments permits a higher annuity rate and generates a larger charitable deduction.
  • The longer you wait to start payments, the higher your payment will be.


  • The minimum gift requirement is $10,000.


Let Us Know


Let Us Know

Bequests left to Defenders are crucial to our ability to protect imperiled species and their habitats for generations to come. Have you included Defenders in your will or other estate plans?