Planned Giving

There are a variety of ways to make a lasting contribution toward supporting families in need of decent housing in NYC to create and sustain high quality housing cooperatives that will remain affordable, in perpetuity, to people of modest means.

Below is a summary of the various ways you can make a financial commitment from your will, living trust, or other estate plans.

We welcome the opportunity to show you the potential benefits of making a gift to support UHAB's work.  Personal discussions, visists, or written presentations incur no obligation on your part, and all information discussed is confidential.  Call (212) 479-3300 to discuss any of these options today.

Planned Giving Options


  • Make a gift to support the Urban Homesteading Assistance Board's work for future generations in your will or living trust.  Sample bequest language is available upon request.

Retirement Plan Assets

  • Use your tax-deferred retirement plan assets to benefit UHAB's member families.

Life Insurance Plans

  • Do you have a life insurance policy that provides coverage in a way no longer necessary or relevant to your needs?  Making the policy into a charitable gift is a convenient way to fulfill your philanthropic goals.

Outright Gifts to the Urban Homesteading Assistance Board of:

Before making a donation to the Urban Homesteading Assistance Board, we recommend that you consult your advisor or attorney for full advice on the effect of your gift.

Not sure what kind of gift fits you?

  Refer to our Giving Guide for suggestions