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Legacy Giving


Ensuring the Future of Catholic Radio

To ensure that our beautiful Catholic faith stays alive and relevant in today’s media, please consider including Catholic Spirit Radio in your estate planning.


Since 2011, Catholic Spirit Radio has been broadcasting a Gospel message of hope and truth. Countless lives have been enriched and transformed by the powerful message of God’s love delivered through this inspiring Catholic radio ministry.

Our legal name is: 2820 Communications, Inc., incorporated in 2007.

We do business as: Catholic Spirit Radio, established in 2011.

108 Boeykens Place

Normal, Illinois 61761


Tax ID # 45-3248410

Some common ways to make a lasting gift to The Catholic Spirit Radio Network include:

  • WILLName us to receive a specific dollar or percentage as a beneficiary of your will.


  • LIFE INSURANCE:   Include us as a beneficiary or owner of a new or existing policy. This can be as simple as filling out a change of beneficiary form with your life insurance agent. Life insurance gifts pass outside of your estate and are not subject to the costs and time delays of probate process.


  • RETIREMENT PLAN:   100% of retirement plan gifts pass tax-free to us. Such gifts reduce your taxable estate.


  • TRUSTS:   There are ways to create life income trusts that have significant tax advantages to you.


  • GIFTS OF APPRECIATED SECURITIES:  By giving appreciated stock held longer than one year, you can deduct the full value on current year taxes and avoid paying capital gains.

Consult your attorney or tax advisor for more information.


Here are sample instructions to share with your advisor
to include us in your estate plans:


 I give, devise, and bequeath to 2820 Communications, Inc. (Catholic Spirit Radio,
tax ID
# 45-3248410), a non-profit corporation in Normal, Illinois,


>>  the sum of $ ___ ; or,


>>   ___ percent of my estate; or,

>>  all the rest, remainder and residue of my estate, including property over which I shall have power of appointment at my passing, after all debts, taxes, expenses, and other bequests have been satisfied.

The radio network has a 501 (c)(3) classification from the Internal Revenue Service. Contributions to CATHOLIC SPIRIT RADIO (2820 Communications, Inc.) by individuals, corporations, and foundations are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.


You may obtain other information by contacting this office or through our website.

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