Gifts of Insurance

By designating the District Council of Madison, Inc., Society of St. Vincent de Paul as a beneficiary on your life insurance policy, you can provide a generous gift to help us meet basic needs among local families struggling with poverty. Upon your death, the Society will receive all or a portion of the proceeds of the policy. The value of your ordinary policy at the time of the gift is tax-deductible. In all matters of planned giving, please be sure to consult your attorney, tax accountant or financial advisor.

For tax purposes, please note that our organization’s legal name is:

District Council of Madison, Inc., Society of St. Vincent de Paul
Our federal EIN is:  39-0824876
We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization.

For more information, please contact Eric Fleming, Director of Development, at (608) 442-7200, x34, or email

Planned Giving Options (click each for detail)

Recurring Monthly Gifts Gifts of Insurance
Gifts using IRAs, DAFs, other retirement plan assets Gift Annuities
Gifts of Property Estate Planning
Gift Through Your Will Trusts
Gifts of Stocks, Bonds & Mutual Funds United Way


“After seeing the tremendous good that the Society has done for the poor in the community, I decided to make a monthly financial committment to the Society now and also am leaving a legacy gift for later.”
- Bernie Vering