Legacy Giving

History shows us that most wealth, even great wealth, does not survive past three generations. The most precious gift you can give your children is that of your values, which will carry on for many generations to come.

Leaving a Legacy

You can have a lasting impact on the health of future patients at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas by becoming a part of the Legacy Society. The Society honors those who have made a commitment to including Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas in your estate plan.

About Legacy Giving

The Foundation does not offer financial or legal advice. To design a gift that works best with your philanthropic wishes and benefits the people you care about, we recommend that you obtain professional counsel from an attorney and financial advisor who specializes in estate planning.

A few tips about speaking to them.

  • Always begin with the needs of you and your family.
  • Explore how to make the greatest impact with assets while protecting your family assets
  • Explore tax advantages
  • If you decide to make a gift please give them the following information:

Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas Foundation
3070 College Street, Suite 401
Beaumont, Texas 77701

We are a 501 c 3 nonprofit organization created to support the Sacred Work of Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas

Legacy gifts can be made at any age and with careful planning can create an opportunity that
benefits you, your family, and your community through Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas. The Legacy Society offers ways for you to help sustain the vital services provided to the community in the future without affecting your lifestyle or your family’s financial security. Each member of the society must decide on the planned giving option that works best for you. A contribution can present tax benefits for your estate. What’s more, you may be able to make a gift significantly larger than you ever thought possible. Even 5% of an estate can make a tremendous difference to our foundation without having a noticeable impact on your heirs.

If you decide to include the foundation in any planned giving. Please let us know so that we may recognize you. All information remains confidential and does not obligate you in any way to complete a gift to Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas. Legacy Society members may remain anonymous if you so choose.

There are many ways to give, each with its own advantages. Some types of planned gifts you may want to consider include:

  • Bequests or Wills
  • Stock Gift
  • Trusts
  • Gift of Life Insurance
  • Gift of Real Property
  • Gifts of Art or Jewels
  • Retirement Accounts
  • Savings Accounts and Certificate of Deposits
  • Specialized Trusts and Annuities

If you wish to learn more about Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas Foundation,
please call (409) 212-6110. Thank you for your support of our Sacred Work.