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Legacy Circle Members

CapRadio’s Legacy Circle recognizes those who have included CapRadio or the CapRadio Endowment in their estate or financial plans (including a will, living trust, charitable gift annuity, charitable remainder trust, life insurance, etc).

Many thanks to the following individuals providing for the future of CapRadio.

Asterisk denotes those who have passed.

Alex Kelter and Maryann Misenhimer
Amos K. Hobby*
Ann L. Baer*
Anna K. Kuhn, Ph.D.
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Anonymous*
Arthur R. Lillicropp
Barbara and Bruce Berg
Barbara J. Brown
Barbara Mortkowitz
Barbara Murphy
Barbara O'Connor
Benjamin L. Perry*
Bruce Hester and Elfrena Foord
Carol A. York*
Carol Brown and Carole Nutt
Carol Tucker*
Charles and Marian Derby
Charles E.* and Phoebe* Burdg
Charley Cross and Julie L. Greene
Charlotte S. Starn*
Chris Russell and David Camozzi
Clayton W.* and Elaine M.* Abrams
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Dan and Rhea Brunner*
Dave Harzoff
David and Patti Schwartz
David D. Kassler
Dean Prigmore and Patrice Taylor
Diane McCall*
Dolores De Carli
Donald P. Stephenson
Donald W. Brown*
Dorrit E. Ahbel, M.D.
Douglas Clark*
Dr. Candy Klaschus
Edward F. Huntley
Edward W.* and Eleonora W.* Schlies
Edwin H. Harper*
Ellen Robinson
Forrest and Patricia Junod
Fr. J. Patrick Foley
Frank and Pennie L. Chwalowski
Franklyn R. Cook
George Calderon and Sharan Fleming
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Gordon Salter*
Gordon V.* and Susan Cowan* Scott
Harris Ault*
Harry* and Polly* Tarbell
Heather Fargo and Alan Moll
Helen Renken*
Henry A. Goodman
Hildegard M. Thurn*
Hoshi Fujioka
Howard Slyter and Marjorie Ginsburg
Inderjit K. Rye
Jacqueline Taber
James A. and Janet A. Collins
James and Gretchen L. Hinerman
James Barnhart*
James L. Deeringer and Kathleen M. Deeringer
James Pettit*
Jan and Karin Rosati
Jarrod Baniqued
Jaye Floyd*
Jeanne Brown
Jill North
Jim and Cathy Haagen-Smit
Jim and Marilyn McCurdy
Joanne I. Shields
Joel S. and Louise Zimmerman
John and Kara Halligan
John L. Kuster
John L. Thorstenberg*
John W. and Sarah P. Carroz
Joyce Ratner
Judy R. Guinn
Julia L. Jenness
Kennett and Cassandra Mennemeier
Kurt W. Steiner
Larry P. Myers*
Laureen Landau*
Leigh Coop and Peter Feeley
Linda A. Atoms*
Linda Brandenburger
Lita Whitesel
Lois Engel*
Lonnie and LeeAnn Dickson
Luella Steil*
Mabel L. Pachl*
Marcia A. Hillary, Ph.D.
Maria A. Mange*
Marjorie McGranahan*
Marlene A. Ferrero
Maya Sands
Michael B. Duncan (in honor of William Clark*)
Miles J. Treaster*
Nancy Kibbey
Nicholas F. and Debra L. Burnett
Nikhil and Anjulika Sharma
Norma Brink
Pat Hopper
Pat Slife
Patricia D. Elliott*
Patricia J. Bonstetter
Patricia Nickelson*
Patrick and Elizabeth Bell
Paul W.* and Barbara M.* Haugland
Peter Steinmetz
Phyllis J. Bokan*
Randy Triezenberg and Mark Viviano
Raymond C. Miller
Richard and Maisie Conrad
Richard and Myra Davis
Richard D. Tierney*
Richard K. Buell*
Rick L. and Linda Laird Eytcheson
Robert C. Bielenberg
Robert G. Thompson
Robert Michael Montgomery
Robert Poeschel and Barbara Gardner
Roberta T. Anderson
Roger N. Hoffman
Ronald and Karen Ritchey
Russell Bowlus and Naomi B. Kalman
Sara and Mark McCarthy
Scott C. Jones
Sharon Raney
Sheila Cardno and Kim Silvers
Shirlee Tully
Stephen and Patricia Stoltz
Sterling Dalatri
Steve and Barbara Tincher
Steve McDonald
Susan D. Prince
Susan Irene*
Susan V. Carson
Terri Lyn Malmgren
Thom and Elizabeth Atkins
Thomas D. Swift*
Thomas L. Gentry*
Tom and Sandra Denny
Christopher and Janet L. Carr
Shirley B. Carter
Mia K. Hershiser
Edward J. Kilmartin IV
Susan C. Levitsky
Alistair and Linda Logie
Romulo I. and Roseanne M. Lopez
Patricia Marsh-Levin
Mimi Miller
Richard Morrison
Kenneth B. and Sue T. Noack
Ella Patricks
Roland H. Pesch and Kathleen Rosskopf
Souki Carol Powell
Viswanath B. Rao and Katheryn A. Small
Matthew and Christine F. Saul
Bill and Julia Schaw
The Honorable Byron D. Sher and Mrs. Linda B. Sher
Curtis C. Sproul
Jan Summers
Donna R. Tabaie
Edith Darknell Taylor
Sandy Underwood
Frank G. Washington
Mary Tobias Weaver
Ruth Ann Werner
Dale Terry and Annette Wimmer
Martha V. Wooldrik
Wayne G. Vasey*
William J. and Jonaca K. Driscoll
William T. Murray*

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A charitable bequest is one or two sentences in your will or living trust that leave to CapRadio a specific item, an amount of money, a gift contingent upon certain events or a percentage of your estate.

an individual or organization designated to receive benefits or funds under a will or other contract, such as an insurance policy, trust or retirement plan

Sample bequest language is: "I, [Name], of [City, State, Zip Code], give [Particular Asset; Fixed Dollar Amount; Percentage of the Estate; or Description of Property] to [Capital Public Radio Endowment Inc. or Capital Public Radio Inc.]"

able to be changed or cancelled

A revocable living trust is set up during your lifetime and can be revoked at any time before death. They allow assets held in the trust to pass directly to beneficiaries without probate court proceedings and can also reduce federal estate taxes.

cannot be changed or cancelled

tax on gifts generally paid by the person making the gift rather than the recipient

the original value of an asset, such as stock, before its appreciation or depreciation

the growth in value of an asset like stock or real estate since the original purchase

the price a willing buyer and willing seller can agree on

The person receiving the gift annuity payments.

the part of an estate left after debts, taxes and specific bequests have been paid

a written and properly witnessed legal change to a will

the person named in a will to manage the estate, collect the property, pay any debt, and distribute property according to the will

A donor advised fund is an account that you set up but which is managed by a nonprofit organization. You contribute to the account, which grows tax-free. You can recommend how much (and how often) you want to distribute money from that fund to CapRadio or other charities. You cannot direct the gifts.

An endowed gift can create a new endowment or add to an existing endowment. The principal of the endowment is invested and a portion of the principal’s earnings are used each year to support our mission.

Tax on the growth in value of an asset—such as real estate or stock—since its original purchase.

Securities, real estate or any other property having a fair market value greater than its original purchase price.

Real estate can be a personal residence, vacation home, timeshare property, farm, commercial property or undeveloped land.

A charitable remainder trust provides you or other named individuals income each year for life or a period not exceeding 20 years from assets you give to the trust you create.

You give assets to a trust that pays our organization set payments for a number of years, which you choose. The longer the length of time, the better the potential tax savings to you. When the term is up, the remaining trust assets go to you, your family or other beneficiaries you select. This is an excellent way to transfer property to family members at a minimal cost.

You fund this type of trust with cash or appreciated assets—and may qualify for a federal income tax charitable deduction when you itemize. You can also make additional gifts; each one also qualifies for a tax deduction. The trust pays you, each year, a variable amount based on a fixed percentage of the fair market value of the trust assets. When the trust terminates, the remaining principal goes to CapRadio as a lump sum.

You fund this trust with cash or appreciated assets—and may qualify for a federal income tax charitable deduction when you itemize. Each year the trust pays you or another named individual the same dollar amount you choose at the start. When the trust terminates, the remaining principal goes to CapRadio as a lump sum.

A beneficiary designation clearly identifies how specific assets will be distributed after your death.

A charitable gift annuity involves a simple contract between you and CapRadio where you agree to make a gift to CapRadio and we, in return, agree to pay you (and someone else, if you choose) a fixed amount each year for the rest of your life.

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