Creating Your Legacy

Since its founding in 1881, Newton-Wellesley Hospital has benefitted greatly from bequests and other estate gifts provided by the generosity of the community it serves. Legacy gifts are critical to ensuring Newton-Wellesley’s future. When you make a legacy gift, you not only support the Hospital’s mission and play a pivotal role in its future, but you also elevate Newton-Wellesley Hospital to family member status.

Planned giving lets you help ensure Newton-Wellesley Hospital’s future while achieving your own personal, financial, and estate planning goals. There are many ways to make a planned gift. Explore the information below to learn more about your options. Then, let us work with you and your advisors on a plan that's right for you.
Gifts that Provide Flexibility
There are many types of gifts you can make today that won’t affect your existing financial resources, but will have a significant impact on Newton-Wellesley Hospital. They are important because many grateful patients and supporters would like to do more for their community hospital but cannot due to their current financial obligations. Here is an opportunity to give to the future of the institution you care so much about, while maintaining control and flexibility today. For more information, just click on each gift type below.
Recent Changes in Tax Laws
During the efforts in late 2012 to avoid going over the “fiscal cliff,” Congress passed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, which has implications for donors and their charitable giving for 2013. Click here for more information.
Eliza Kendall Society
The Eliza Kendall Society recognizes individuals who have chosen to support the mission of Newton-Wellesley Hospital by naming the Hospital as a beneficiary in their estate plans or by making a life-income gift. Learn how the Eliza Kendall Society expresses appreciation for those who care about Newton-Wellesley Hospital’s future.
Contact Us
For more information about making a Planned Gift to Newton-Wellesley Hospital, please contact Liz Gianakos at (617) 243-6751 or


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