If you would like to discuss ways to plan a tax efficient gift that will make your support for Thompson Island permanent, please call Hilary Lucier, Senior Development Officer, at 617.830.5101 or email [email protected].
A Lasting Legacy
Creating a legacy gift through a bequest or other designation in your estate plan is an opportunity for you to make a difference in perpetuity.
Named after Kurt Hahn, Outward Bound’s founder and one of the 20th century's most innovative educators, this society recognizes those who ensure Thompson Island Outward Bound will challenge and inspire young people to discover their full potential for generations to come.
A bequest in your will is a flexible way to support Thompson Island Outward Bound after taking care of your family.
You can designate Thompson Island as a beneficiary of your retirement plan, life insurance, charitable remainder trust or other assets.
We suggest that legacy gifts be dedicated to Thompson Island’s Endowment Fund. Currently valued at over $7 million, this fund makes up approximately 5% of the organization’s annual operating budget.