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Planned Giving

Be a Legacy Builder.

You decision to designate Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut as a planned gift beneficiary will create a legacy of hope and safe housing for families in Eastern Connecticut.

HFHECT Legacy Builders are individuals who inform us of their decision to direct a planned gift to our affiliate through a bequest or in their estate plan. Their future gift will assure our ability to build more homes that will transform the lives of hardworking families for generations to come. We invite you to notify HFHECT if you have designated a gift to Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut after your lifetime.

With all charitable gifts, it is important to consult with your attorney or financial advisor to ensure that your wishes are accurately reflected and comply with state law.


Planned Giving Options

There are several options for planned gifts which allow donors to provide for their loved ones and establish a legacy of charitable giving which reflects the donor’s values, interests and faith.

Bequest: Everyone should have a will, regardless of their age, family circumstances, social or economic status. You can name Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut as a charitable beneficiary in a new will or as a codicil to your existing will.

Life Insurance or Retirement Assets: You can designate HFHECT as a beneficiary of you life insurance, IRA, pension plan, or other retirement account.

Charitable Gift Annuity: This is a contract between the donor and HFHECT in which the donor agrees to make a gift to the affiliate in exchange for a set income stream for life.

Charitable Remainder Trust: Donors of property or money to a Charitable Remainder Trust have the right to receive income from the trust with the principal ultimate benefiting HFHECT.

For more information, please contact your attorney or financial advisor, or HFHECT at 860-442-7890 x205 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..





Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut

377 Broad Street
New London Connecticut, 06320
Telephone: 860-442-7890
Fax: 860-701-1334