Legacy Giving

Planned gifts, such as those made through a will or estate plan, often allow you to make the biggest impact on the causes you care about most. A planned gift is usually set up to incorporate tax-planning strategies as well as your retirement choices, and can be customized in a wide variety of ways to suit your needs.

Essential Information

When planning your gift to Valley Humane Society, the following information is essential to share with your attorney, accountant, and/or wealth advisor:

Legal name: Valley Humane Society, Inc.
Federal Tax ID#: 94-3038202
Address: 3670 Nevada Street, Pleasanton, CA 94566

Answers to Questions Frequently Asked by Donors/Advisors

Yes, Valley Humane Society is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation

No, Valley Humane Society is not affiliated with any state or national organization such as Humane Society of the United States or ASPCA. A donation to organizations such as these will not come to Valley Humane Society.

Join Others in Leaving a Legacy

By making a planned gift, whether through a will or by designating Valley Humane Society a beneficiary of your life insurance policy, you are eligible to become part of the growing number of people that, together, make up our Legacy Society.

To get started, take advantage of our free planned giving toolkit to see how you can begin making an impact today on the lives of pets and people in our community, or find out more about planned gifts that start making a difference during your lifetime.