Planned Giving

Planned Giving


About Planned Giving

You can help preserve and restore The Basilica of Saint Mary for future generations by making The Basilica Landmark a beneficiary of your will or retirement plan today.

Planned giving is for anyone, regardless of age, income level or assets. Strategies for making a planned gift can be tailored to meet a broad range of goals and circumstances. When you make a planned gift, you join the Landmark Legacy Society. Learn more about the Landmark Legacy Society here.

Next Steps

Please contact our Landmark Development Team and we will partner with you to ensure your intentions to support the community you love are met by leaving your legacy with The Basilica Landmark.

Contact Monica Stuart, Development Officer, 612.317.3429, today.

If you would like to designate a gift in your will or give directly from your retirement savings, it's important to use this beneficiary language:

The Basilica Landmark
Tax ID # 41-1754864
88 N 17th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Deferred Gift Form [download]
Complete this form and return it to The Basilica Landmark.

How to include The Basilica Landmark in your Trust or Will

If you have questions about how to include The Basilica Landmark in your Trust or Will please contact Monica Stuart. Monica will connect you with a professional from our Planned Giving Committee to answer your questions.

How to include The Basilica Landmark as a named Beneficiary

Including The Basilica Landmark as a named beneficiary of a retirement asset, such as an IRA (required minimum distribution RMD) or 401(k), is a great strategy to maximize the tax efficiency of your giving. Simply list The Basilica Landmark, Tax ID # 41-1754864, on the beneficiary designation form provided by your employer or IRA administrator and specify the dollar amount or percentage of the assets you would like to assign.


Supporting The Basilica Landmark restoration honors the history and plans for the future of The Basilica.