If philanthropy is part of life right now, why not make it part of the legacy you leave behind when you are gone? Philanthropy can take many forms and can be directed at a wide number of diverse beneficiaries. It can also be handled in several different ways in your estate plan, depending on the type of beneficiary, size and complexity of the gift, and the amount of control you want to maintain over that gift. To help you better understand the your charitable gifting options, the estate planning attorneys at The Mendel Law Firm, L.P have put together some frequently asked questions and answers relating to charitable gifting. If you have additional questions or concerns, please feel free to contact our office to schedule a consultation.