Secure the Legacy of Support:

Leave a Lasting Impact with Planned Giving

Thank you for considering the Northeast Ohio Foundation for Patriotism (NEOPAT) in your legacy planning. Your commitment to supporting our veterans and military families can extend far beyond your lifetime through planned giving. By including NEOPAT in your will, trust, or other estate plans, you can ensure that the spirit of patriotism lives on, making a profound difference in the lives of those who have served and sacrificed for our country.

Why Choose Planned Giving for NEOPAT?

Sustain the Mission

Your planned gift provides a foundation of support that allows NEOPAT to continue its vital mission of serving and honoring our veterans and military families.

Create a Lasting Legacy

Leave a legacy of patriotism and compassion by contributing to the long-term success of NEOPAT. Your gift will be a beacon of hope for generations to come.

Impact Beyond Your Lifetime

Planned giving allows you to make a significant impact without affecting your current financial situation. Your generosity will resonate for years, ensuring NEOPAT's ability to adapt to the evolving needs of our military community.

Ways to Give:

Bequest in Your Will

Designate NEOPAT as a beneficiary in your will, specifying a percentage or fixed amount to support our mission.

Charitable Gift Annuities

Receive a fixed income for life by making a gift to NEOPAT. This option provides both financial security and the satisfaction of supporting a cause close to your heart.

Retirement Plan Assets

Designate NEOPAT as a beneficiary of your IRA, 401(k), or other retirement accounts. This can be a tax-efficient way to leave a lasting impact.

Life Insurance Policies

Make NEOPAT a beneficiary of your life insurance policy, providing essential resources to sustain our programs.

Your Support Matters: Take Action Today!

By choosing planned giving, you become a vital part of NEOPAT’s enduring commitment to our veterans and military families. Your foresight ensures that the flame of patriotism never dims, lighting the way for future generations.

Contact us today to discuss your planned giving options and leave a legacy that honors and supports those who have served our nation. Together, we can make a difference that echoes through time.

Contact Greg Renkas, Executive Director, at to learn more how your planned gift will make a lasting impact.

Note: Please consult with your financial advisor or attorney to explore the best planned giving options for your unique situation.

8 ways to promote patriotism

  • Pray for the safety of our service men and women.
  • Thank someone in uniform for their service.
  • Teach your children and others about the importance of the sacrifices military families make on our behalf.
  • Volunteer at any NEOPAT event.
  • Let us know if you would like to help military families in need, especially around the holidays.
  • Make a secure, tax-deductible donation.
  • Contact us about donating potential auction items (sports tickets, airline miles, vacations, etc.) to be used in future fundraising efforts.
  • Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn, and add your name to our email list through the form below!
    Currently, NEOPAT is supported by over 210 corporations and more than 1,250 families in Northeast Ohio. We would not be able to serve 20 counties in the region without help from our community.

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