Make a Planned Gift

A young boy wearing an eye patch at an Early Learning Center play session.

It's no secret that Perkins School for the Blind and the children we serve depend upon your good will. We've created this easy-to-understand planned giving guide to help you dream a little about our future and yours.

There are many easy giving options from which you can choose—strategies that can enhance your personal goals, as well as Perkins'. If you get lost, rest assured that we're always here to help. Simply contact us or call 617-972-7328 with any questions.


Become a THP Member

Every life leaves a legacy. For members of the Thomas H. Perkins Legacy Society (THP), it’s a gift of hope that lasts beyond a lifetime.

Charles C.J. Platt

A song of hope

A song, unexpected and beautiful, made Charles C.J. Platt understand how Perkins School for the Blind helps children unlock their potential.

Getting started

When you make a planned gift to Perkins School for the Blind, your generosity lives on—and helps transform the lives of children and young adults who are blind.


Assets you can give
An asian student who is visually impaired wearing glasses tests the Federal Reserve's new accessible currency.

There are many ways to be generous. Whatever your financial or charitable goals, there’s a giving option that’s as unique as you are.

Gift Plans
A young student who is visually impaired at Perkins' Early Learning Center Graduation in a green cap and gown being held by an older male family member.

We'll help you find the giving plan that supports Perkins and the children we serve, while also generating income or tax savings for you and your family.

Bequests
Perkins campus with view of the Howe Building Tower.

You can build a better future for the people we serve by remembering Perkins in a will, trust, retirement plan or life insurance policy. Here’s how to get started.

Resources
A Perkins Secondary student explores the tactile map in the Grousbeck Center for Students and Technology.

A legacy gift starts with a plan. Here are resources for donors and advisors to help you to create a bequest that reflects your values and wishes.