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Cheaha Legacy Planned Giving

About The Cheaha Legacy

What to Give & How to Give

How to Make A Bequest Gift

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What to Give & How to Give

In planning your estate, there are a number of ways in which you can support Alabama Public Television during your lifetime or later as a bequest in your will. Consult with your legal and financial advisors to help formulate your estate plan and become familiar with the tax benefits specific to your gift.

Charitable gifts to the Alabama Educational Television Foundation Authority (Tax ID # 63-6050895) are only used to support Alabama Public Television and its service to Alabama.

Cash

Gifts of Cash

Making a gift of cash in your estate plans is a popular way to support Alabama Public Television now and in the future.  A bequest of a gift of cash to the Alabama Educational Television Foundation Authority (Tax ID # 63-6050895) is simple.  For examples of bequest language click here.

Life Insurance

Gifts of Beneficiary Rights

You can support Alabama Public Television by naming the Alabama Educational Television Foundation Authority (Tax ID # 63-6050895) as a beneficiary of your life insurance policy, IRA or other qualified retirement benefits.  To make a gift of beneficiary rights, request a change-of-beneficiary form from your insurance or retirement plan administrator. Then simply return the completed form to your plan administrator.  To include a bequest of beneficiary rights in your will, click here for example language. 

Personal Property

Gifts of Personal Propery

A gift of tangible personal property can include items such as artwork, jewelry, antiques and other physical objects.  By donating your personal treasures to the Alabama Educational Television Foundation Authority (Tax ID # 63-6050895), you can make a gift during your lifetime or as a bequest in your will.  For examples of bequest language click here.

Real Estate

Gifts of Real Estate

A gift of real property can include personal residences, vacation homes, rental property and farmland.  A direct gift or bequest gift of real estate to the Alabama Educational Television Foundation Authority (Tax ID # 63-6050895) is another simple way to support Alabama Public Television.  For examples of bequest language click here.

Securities

Gifts of Securities

Gifts of securities to Alabama Public Television included in your estate plan can be gifts of bonds, mutual funds, stock, etc. Security gifts can be bequeathed to the Alabama Educational Television Foundation Authority (Tax ID # 63-6050895) or given as a gift during your lifetime.   For more information about how to make a gift of securities, contact Philip F. Hutcheson, CFO/Chief Legal Counsel, APT, at 205-451-0126 or 1-800-239-5233, email phutcheson@aptv.org.

Need More Information?

For more information or to notify APT of your estate plan, please contact:

 Philip F. Hutcheson
Chief Legal Counsel/CFO
205.451.0126

 Alabama Public Television
2112 11th, Ave. S • Suite 400
Birmingham, AL 35205
1.800.239.5233

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