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Planned Giving

Every gift to Bishop Ireton further prepares and inspires the Bishop Ireton community to Advance Always.

Including Bishop Ireton In Your Future Plans

With thoughtful estate planning, you have the opportunity to create a legacy that will help shape the future.

Including Bishop Ireton in your estate plan allows you to make a significant contribution to the school and strengthen the legacy of Advancing Always for future generations without affecting your current income. 
Bishop Ireton is making planned giving easier by partnering with FreeWill. FreeWill is a free, online estate planning resource that allows you to plan for your future and include an optional legacy gift in your will or revocable living trust in as little as 20 minutes. This service is free to all Bishop Ireton community members, regardless of whether or not Bishop Ireton is included in your plans. 

There are several options for planned giving:
  • Bequests
  • Beneficiary Designation
  • Real Estate
  • Gift from Retirement Plan
  • Gift of Life Insurance
Contact Chris Gilliland if you would like to learn more about including Bishop Ireton in your estate plans. The Diocese of Arlington also has more information about each one of the options above.


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    Chris Gilliland 

    Director of Advancement, Asst Football Coach/Wide Receivers
    (703) 212-5181

List of 3 frequently asked questions.

  • Why give to Bishop Ireton?

    The support of our generous donors, alumni, parents, and friends creates untold opportunities on Cambridge Road - from rigorous academics and competitive athletic programs to a robust fine arts department and weekend retreat outings.

    Most importantly, it supports the intellectual education and spiritual formation of young men and women in the Salesian tradition as they become future leaders in our society. 
  • Why use FreeWill?

    FreeWill provides a free, simple, intuitive and efficient way of creating wills.
  • I have already included Bishop Ireton in my planned giving, what do I do now?

    If you’ve left a gift to Bishop Ireton High School in your estate plan, please let us know!

    It can often be difficult to plan and make sure that your gifts are used in line with your wishes if they are left unknown. But more importantly, we want to say thank you for considering our work as a part of your legacy.

    Let us know online here or by contacting Chris Gilliland.