Gift of Cash

The Power of a Simple Gift

One of the easiest and most common ways for you to support Children's National Hospital is with a gift of cash. Cash can support our work in the form of:

An outright gift: By making a cash gift by check, credit card or money order today, you enable Children's National to meet our most urgent needs and carry out our mission on a daily basis. You will have the opportunity to see your generosity in action and will also receive a federal income tax charitable deduction when you itemize on your taxes.

A payable on death (POD) account: A POD bank account or certificate of deposit names one or more persons or charities as the beneficiary of all funds once you, the account owner, pass away. The beneficiary you name has no rights to the funds until after your lifetime. Until that time, you remain in control and are free to use the money in the bank account, change the beneficiary or close the account.

There are several other ways to make cash donations as part of the gift types below. To learn more, explore the following links.

Ways to Use Cash

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Next Steps

  1. Contact Tamara M. Sperling at 1.866.458.0686 or mylegacy@childrensnational.org for additional information on giving a gift of cash.
  2. Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
  3. Please use our legal name and federal tax ID if you include Children's National in your plans.

Legal name: Children's Hospital Foundation
Address: 111 Michigan Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20010
Federal tax ID number: 52-1640402

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