Planned Giving


The mission of the Jonnycake Center of Westerly is to provide a continuum of services in cooperation with other agencies in our service area to assist people through crisis situations & work with each individual to find a path out of dependency toward self-sufficiency.

Through Planned Giving, you are supporting the Jonnycake Center in continuing its mission into the future. Your gift will steer the organization, allowing it to develop programs, add services, and continue to serve those with the greatest need in our community.

Avenues for Giving

1. Wills or Trust

Make a tax-free, charitable bequest by providing a dollar amount, specific property or percentage of an estate, or the remainder to the Jonnycake Center of Westerly.

2. Gifts of Stock, Investments, Securities and Annuities

Support the Center while benefiting from tax free savings by donating gifts of stock.

3. Retirement Accounts and Pension Plans

Retirement funds (401k or IRA) may be transferred to the Center upon death by proper beneficiary designation.

4. Life Insurance

Nominate all, a specific dollar amount, or a percentage of a Life Insurance policy to The Jonnycake Center of Westerly.

5. Gift Annuity

A gift of principal of a trust, where the donor receives fixed annuity payments for life.

6. Real Estate

Give the gift of appreciated Real Estate and receive a double tax benefit: 1) Income tax deduction at fair market value and 2) Avoidance of capital gains tax (generally 15%).

The Jonnycake Center of Westerly, Inc. is a 501c(3) tax-exempt organization recognized under the IRS code.
Contributions to the Center are tax deductible as permitted by law.

Contact our Executive Director, Lee Eastbourne, to discuss your gift today.

401.377.8069 ext. 106