Legacy Giving 

at Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation

Make your legacy, a legacy of cures.

By including Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation in your will, trust or other estate plans, you enable ALSF to bring lifesaving treatments and support to kids who desperately need them.

MAKE YOUR LEGACY GIFT TODAYTypes of Legacy Gifts

Alexandra Scott Legacy Society

Legacy Giving

at Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation

Make your legacy a legacy of cures.

By including Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation in your will, trust or other estate plans, you enable ALSF to bring lifesaving treatments and support to kids with cancer who desperately need them.

FIND THE RIGHT GIFT FOR YOUNOTIFY US OF YOUR LEGACY GIFT

You can have a legacy like Alex

Alex at her stand

Your legacy gift is an extraordinary contribution that allows ALSF to continue its mission of changing the lives of children with cancer through funding impactful research, raising awareness, supporting families, and empowering everyone to help cure childhood cancer. Your gift will bring us closer to realizing Alex’s dream: cures for all kids with cancer.

Notify ALSF of your planned giving commitment to help us plan for the future and to be recognized as part of the Alexandra Scott Legacy Society. You can also download a PDF of the form here.

If you have questions, please contact Lexi Gratton at (866) 333-1212 or [email protected].

Types of Legacy Gifts

Stocks, Investment Plans, Retirement Accounts — there are so many ways to fight childhood cancer!

Find a gift that’s right for you.

Please use the following legal identification when making your gift:
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer
333 E. Lancaster Avenue #414, Wynnewood, PA 19096
Tax ID Number: 56-2496146

Alexandra Scott Legacy Society

“I think if we all work together, we can do it.” – Alexandra (Alex) Scott

The Alexandra Scott Legacy Society recognizes and honors those who commit to make ending childhood cancer part of their life’s mission. By including ALSF in your will, trust or other estate plans, you become a member of a special society dedicated to making an impact that will last for generations to come. Your planned gift is an extraordinary contribution that allows ALSF to bring lifesaving treatments and support to kids who need them, and offers you the opportunity to continue Alex’s dream of finding cures for all kids with cancer.

Alex would be the first to say that her dream was bigger than her. It’s bigger than any one of us. But together, we can make that dream a reality.

Her legacy lives on – and so will yours.

Join the Society

As a part of the Alexandra Scott Legacy Society, you will receive:

  • A welcome package, inducting you into the Alexandra Scott Legacy Society
  • A quarterly newsletter about ALSF impact from staff and researchers

Along with other special surprises throughout the year!

Wills & Bequests

Including Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation in your will or estate plans is a wise way to make a meaningful impact on childhood cancer. You maintain control of your assets now, while giving you the satisfaction of knowing your legacy will support cures and treatments for childhood cancer.

You may designate a specific dollar amount, percentage of your estate, or assets to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, which are paid with the execution of your will. You also have the option to make your bequest unrestricted – and your gift will go where it is needed most - or to direct your bequest to a program that is important to you, such as family services or research into a particular type of childhood cancer.


How to Give through Bequests

  • Make sure to include a bequest provision in your will, naming Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation as the beneficiary. Download Sample Bequest Language to include in your will here.
  • Fill out our Planned Gift Intention Form to notify us of your gift, so we can plan for the future and recognize you as part of the Alexandra Scott Legacy Society.
  • ALSF will receive the bequests you specify when your will is executed.

Please use the following legal identification for bequests:

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer
333 E. Lancaster Avenue #414, Wynnewood, PA 19096

Tax ID Number: 56-2496146

Ready to commit today to cures tomorrow?

Notify ALSF of Your Estate Plans

We are happy to help you in planning your bequest in a way that best suits your needs – please reach out to us with any questions you might have by filling out the contact form here.

Retirement Plans

A retirement plan can be the simplest way, as well as the most tax-efficient way, to give back to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation during your lifetime. By naming Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation as a beneficiary on your retirement plan’s beneficiary designation form, the contributions you make to the account will not be taxed as income, since charities do not pay taxes on donations they receive.

How to Give through your Retirement Plan

  • Contact your plan’s administrator about filling out a beneficiary designation form or Transfer on Death.
  • Include Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation’s legal name and federal tax ID (56-2496146) in the beneficiary designation form.
  • Designate a portion or all of your retirement plan assets to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.
  • You will receive a charitable deduction, offsetting the income tax due on this transaction.
  • Fill out our Planned Gift Intention Form, to let us know of your gift and to be recognized as part of the Alexandra Scott Legacy Society!

Ready to commit today to advancing childhood cancer research?

Notify ALSF of Your Retirement Plans

We are happy to help you in planning your gift in a way that best suits your needs – please reach out to us with any questions you might have by filling out the contact form here.

Stocks & Investment Accounts

While the objective of investment accounts are to preserve your capital and grow your assets for the long term, it is also important to consider where your remaining account balance will be transferred to after your death. Through ALSF’s Legacy Giving opportunities, you can designate a portion or all of your account go towards fighting childhood cancer – enabling us to continue to bring cures to kids.

In order to create your lasting legacy, get in touch with the administrator on your account, complete a Transfer on Death (TOD) form, and share it with your financial advisor. Any portion of your investment account that you choose to leave to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation will be tax-exempt!


How to Give through Stocks and Investment Accounts

  • Contact your investment account holder or broker about filling out a Transfer on Death or beneficiary form for mutual funds or other types of investment accounts.
  • Add Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation as the beneficiary on the form, and include our tax ID 56-2496146. Get an appraisal of your stock or investment to determine its value.
  • You will receive a charitable income-tax deduction equal to the fair-market value of the stock or investment on the date of transfer.
  • Fill out our Planned Gift Intention Form, to let us know of your gift and to be recognized as part of the Alexandra Scott Legacy Society!

Ready to commit today to helping kids with cancer?

Notify ALSF of Your Investment Account Plans

We are happy to help you in planning your investment in a way that best suits your needs – please reach out to us with any questions you might have by filling out the contact form here.

Charitable Gift Annuities

A charitable gift annuity is a popular form of planned giving in which you make a substantial gift upfront and receive a secure, fixed payment annually for the rest of your (or your spouse or beneficiary's) life. When the contract ends, the remaining value of the annuity passes to Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation to help fight childhood cancer.

There are several different ways in which you can give through charitable gift annuities. Charitable Gift Annuity options include Immediate-Payment, Deferred-Payment, and Flexible-Payment. For more information on charitable gift annuities, please reach out to Lexi Gratton at [email protected].