Planned Giving

Planned gifts or legacy giving helps secure and plan the future of an organization. Your legacy gift plays an important role in the long-term success and growth of Neskowin Valley School and helps ensure our mission continues to expand for generations to come.


Bequests are the most popular type of planned gift. Donors may name Neskowin Valley School as a beneficiary in a will or in a codicil to a will. You may designate that the school receives a specific dollar amount, specific asset, or a percentage of your estate. If possible, kindly notify NVS of your plans so we may acknowledge your gift and inspire others to make planned gifts.

Life Insurance

A life insurance policy can allow you to leave a legacy, not only for the people you love but also organizations that are important to you. There are several ways to utilize life insurance to support Neskowin Valley School. The most straightforward manner is to name Neskowin Valley School as the beneficiary of the policy. You can also transfer ownership of an existing policy to give the organization immediate control of the contract. For more information on giving opportunities with life insurance or to make a donation, please contact Emily at 503-392-3124 or


You can leverage your planned gift in conjunction with an endowment fund to maximize the return from your giving strategy. Investing legacy giving, life insurance policy, bequests, and other planned gifts into an endowment fund gives donors an opportunity to maximize and expand the impact of your planned gifts. For more information on endowments, please do not hesitate to call Neskowin Valley School.

Retirement Assets

Similar to life insurance, donors may choose to name Neskowin Valley School as a beneficiary of any balance remaining in an IRA, 401(k), or other retirement plans.

For more information on the impact your contribution can make,

please contact the school at 503-392-3124.

* Neskowin Valley School is a 501c3 Non-Profit, all gifts are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.  Tax ID # 23-7207991.