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Welcome to your resource for charitable gift planning!

In thinking through which people and organizations I wanted to name in my will, VPR was an obvious choice because I want to support quality journalism and all the ways in which VPR has become important in my life over the years.

— Kerstin Lange

It's no secret that the programs of Vermont Public Radio depend upon your goodwill. Here, you can explore gift planning options that fit your financial as well as your philanthropic needs and goals.

Not sure where to begin? Try our Build Your Gift planner. By answering a few basic questions, this interactive tool walks you through the process of narrowing down your choices.

If you already have gift options in mind, click on Compare Gifts to see how your choices match up or click on eBrochures to request specific information on a planning option.

If you have questions, we’re here to help. Contact Brian Tagliaferro at (802) 654-4388, btagliaferro@vpr.net, or 365 Troy Avenue, Colchester, VT 05446.

If you choose to include VPR in your gift planning, please let us know so we can thank you for your generosity.


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Find a Gift That Works for You
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The Dangers of DIY Wills
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