“Give me your… masses yearning to breathe free”
~Emma Lazarus, inscribed on the Statue of Liberty

Ready to leave your mark?

Fill out this Letter of Intent
and email, fax, or mail it to:

Ellen Freda
Director of Development
Fax: 215-832-0919

HIAS & Council Migration Service of Philadelphia (HIAS Pennsylvania)
Box #8688
Philadelphia, PA 19101

Emma Lazarus Legacy Society

With your legacy gift, you help ensure that HIAS Pennsylvania will be here in the future to help new generations of immigrants and refugees. Your legacy gift provides flexibility so that HIAS Pennsylvania can meet any crisis facing “welcoming the stranger” for years to come.

Contact Ellen Freda, Director of Development, at efreda@hiaspa.org or 215-832-0940 for more information or to schedule a personal consultation about leaving a legacy with HIAS Pennsylvania’s Emma Lazarus Legacy Society.

There are many different ways to leave your mark on the world:

  • Simple bequest in a will or trust
  • IRA or pension plan
  • Life insurance policy
  • Charitable gift annuity
  • Charitable remainder trust
  • Outright gift, using appreciated assets or cash
HIAS Pennsylvania is the registered fictitious name of HIAS and Council Migration Service of Philadelphia, a 501(c)(3) non profit organization; tax ID number 23-1405597. The official registration and financial information of HIAS and Council Migration Service of Philadelphia may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.