Planned Giving


We are pleased that you have interest in learning about the many benefits of gift plans. If you have any questions about the best way for you to benefit through a planned gift, please contact us. A member of the U.S. Province of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit Planned Giving Team will be very pleased to help you. You may also want to consult the Internal revenue Service “Tips on Charitable Giving”.

One charitable gift, a lifetime of benefits

• Your gift will help the U.S. Province fulfill its mission
• You will enjoy a wide variety of tax benefits
• You can give back to the causes that mean the most to you
• Your gift will generate a long lasting spiritual legacy of prayers and masses offered in your memory by the congregation for its benefactors

What to Give

Gifts of Stocks and Bonds
Gifts of Real Estate
Gifts of Retirement Assets
Gifts of Cash
Gifts of Insurance


One way for you to support the U.S. Province of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit is to make a bequest. A bequest is a gift made to charity in your will or trust. One significant benefit of making a gift by bequest is that it allows you to continue to use the property you will leave to charity during your life. Another benefit is that by making a bequest you are able to leave a lasting legacy.

Types of Bequests
Bequest Benefits

Bequest Language / Advice of Your Attorney

In order to make a bequest, you should speak with your attorney. Your attorney can help you include a bequest to the U.S. Province of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit in your estate plan. We have provided some basic bequest language to assist you and your attorney.

1. Outright Bequest
2. Restricted Bequest

Contact Us
Please contact us at (713) 522-2882 if you have any questions about how to make a bequest to the U.S. Spiritans or to request any additional information that might be helpful to you and your attorney as you consider making a bequest to us. Our mailing address is 1700 West Alabama St. Houston, TX 77098.

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