Thank you for considering a gift to ensure that Discovery Cube inspires and educates young minds through engaging science-based programs and exhibits for years to come
Common ways to make a planned gift to Discovery Science Foundation:
A simple and meaningful way to support Discovery Cube’s service is to list the Cube as a beneficiary in your will, trust, retirement plan, or life insurance policy. Discovery Cube’s Orange County and Ocean Quest is Federal Tax ID number is 33-0828380.
Sample bequest language for an unrestricted will or trust gift:
I give and bequeath to Discovery Cube – Orange County (or Ocean Quest), tax ID # 33-0828380, located at 2500 N. Main Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705, [the sum of $ or %, or description of property] to be used for its general tax-exempt purposes, without other restriction as to use.
Gifts that pay you income
Discovery Cube’s Orange County and Ocean Quest accepts gifts through charitable remainder trusts and charitable gift annuities. These planned giving vehicles can provide you with tax benefits, current income for you or your family, and estate planning advantages. At your request we will prepare an illustration of your potential tax benefits and income.
IRA Charitable Distribution
If you are 72 or older, you may give up to $100,000 a year directly from your IRA to qualified charities without paying income taxes on the qualified charitable distribution (QCD).
We are happy to visit with you and/or your advisors to discuss these and additional giving options. Please contact the Development Office: (714) 913-5011 or (818) 686-2862.