Include Us in Your Estate Plans

Fund the Future with Planned Giving

Ray of Hope Cancer Foundation has funded more than 4,000 Colorado cancer patients. You can Fund the Future of Ray of Hope Cancer Foundation through your Planned Gift which provides comfort for you and your loved ones and builds a Legacy of continued innovation and success for years to come. Please call Executive Director, Tiffani Lennon, 720.238.5401 to receive more information about Planned Giving.  With this information in hand, a consultation with your financial advisor will determine the best course for you and your future.


With a multitude of options, you can bolster the future of Colorado cancer patients while creating a personal legacy. Numerous planned gift alternatives are available, and each giving strategy has distinct benefits for you and for Ray of Hope. A gift of any amount is appreciated; you have the opportunity to create a new named fund from your estate with a minimum gift of $25,000. Through legacy giving, Colorado cancer patients can rely on your assistance. From real estate gifts to bequests to gift annuities, you can give the gift of hope and dignity. Please consider adding a gift to the Ray of Hope Cancer Foundation to your estate plans.



The simplest way to leave a legacy is through your will or living trust. You can modify this sample language; please consult your attorney for advice tailored to your situation:
“I give, devise, and bequeath to the Ray of Hope Cancer Foundation, a Colorado nonprofit corporation, (insert dollar amount, percentage of estate, or description of property) for the benefit of Colorado Cancer Patients.”

Retirement Assets

You can make a gift of unused retirement assets. Simply contact the administrator of your IRA, 401(k), or other qualified plan and designate the Ray of Hope Cancer Foundation as a beneficiary.

Real Estate

You can donate land, residential, or commercial property, and avoid the hassle and expense of ongoing upkeep. You can also sell real property to the Ray of Hope Cancer Foundation below the appraised value, take a tax deduction for the discounted amount, and keep the cash.


Tiffani Lennon, Executive Director, 303.386.5814

Protect your family’s legacy today, while you plant seeds of hope and dignity for tomorrow.