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Higher Charitable Gift Annuity Rates!

Increase your retirement income and shape International Rescue Committee’s future with a charitable gift annuity. Good news: the gift annuity rates are now the highest they’ve been in years. How It Works With a charitable gift annuity, you make a donation... Read More

Make a Tax-Free Gift With An IRA

See Your Generosity in Action

If you are 70½ years old or older, you can take advantage of a simple way to benefit International Rescue Committee and receive tax benefits in return. You can give up to $100,000 from your IRA directly to a qualified charity such as ours... Read More

Meet Fellow Supporters

Donor Spotlight: Janet Alexander Q&A with Janet Alexander. Read More   Inspired by Einstein: Giving Through Retirement Assets Albert Eisenstein was the spark that ignited Mara Braverman’s passion for the work of the International... Read More

Video: My Life Has Been Transformed

When the road ahead is uncertain and everything has changed, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) is there. In this video, Sir Patrick Stewart shares how the IRC helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to... Read More

Why Estate Planning Is for Everyone

Estate plans and legacy gifts often seem like the realm of the ultra-wealthy—it’s easy to see why some people would need to put together a plan for how they want their significant assets to be divided up. It’s less clear why the... Read More

Your Will: Overhaul vs. Update

If there is one thing we can count on in life, it’s change. Because change occurs in our lives all the time, it’s important to keep estate plans up to date. But how do you know which situations simply require updating your existing will... Read More

Have You Notified Your Beneficiaries of Your Gift?

Naming a loved one or favorite charity such as International Rescue Committee as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy or retirement plan assets is a heartfelt way to show you care. Be sure to go one step further and notify those beneficiaries of the choices... Read More

Better Business Bureau

IRC meets all 20 of BBB Wise Giving Alliance’s accountability standards.

CharityWatch

CharityWatch gives the IRC an A+.

Charity Navigator

Charity Navigator gave the IRC its highest rating of four stars.