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Planned Giving

Even when we are no longer walking the earth, the land we lived on – the land we loved – will remain. Including Cardinal Land Conservancy in your estate plans allows you to choose how the land you love will exist for future generations. 

Including Cardinal in your estate plans, whether through a monetary gift or a gift of land, you will join the Cardinal Wings Program. Cardinal Wings members will get invited to special programming throughout the year. The programs will allow you to understand the impact your planned gift will have on Cardinal’s mission of preserving and protecting land in Southwest Ohio into perpetuity.

  • Land Legacy Program
  • Bequests

Consider donating your land to Cardinal. Cardinal will accept gifts of land, make sure that they are properly preserved into perpetuity, and will sell the land to an appropriate buyer. Your land will be protected forever, and Cardinal will benefit from the gift of the sale.

If preserving and protecting the land in Southwest Ohio, the land we love, is important to you, consider leaving a bequest gift to Cardinal. When you include Cardinal in your estate plans, you are choosing clean water, food security, and access to greenspace are part of your legacy.

Talk to your legal advisor about how to add Cardinal Land Conservancy to your estate plans. This could mean adding Cardinal as a beneficiary of a retirement account or life insurance policy, or it could mean an outright gift of cash from your estate. Cardinal Land Conservancy Inc. is an Ohio nonprofit 501 (c)(3) charitable corporation. Our most recent Form 990 and other information is available upon request. Your donation to Cardinal Land Conservancy is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Cardinal is a nationally accredited land trust; only the sixth to be accredited in Ohio. Cardinal Land Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization authorized to protect land into perpetuity. All information concerning donors or prospective donors (including their names, addresses, and telephone numbers; the names of their beneficiaries; the amount of their gift, etc.) shall be kept strictly confidential by Cardinal Land Conservancy, its staff, and volunteers, unless permission is obtained from donors to release such information. Cardinal Land Conservancy will never sell, rent, or lease our mailing list to another organization. 



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