For over 30 years the LGBT Network has been working to create safe spaces for LGBT people where they Live, Learn, Work, Play, and Pray.

Consider leaving a lasting legacy by designating a gift to the LGBT Network and become a part of creating safe spaces for LGBT people for generations to come.

Start your legacy by making a planned gift to the LGBT Network Today!


There are four simple steps to include the LGBT Network in your will or living trust:

1. Identify Your Assets
These include: your home, cash, investments, retirement or pension plans, life insurance, real estate, and personal property.

2. Meet with a Network Development Staff Person
Our staff is here to assist you in helping you align your passions and interests to a particular aspect the LGBT Network’s work or projects. By doing so, you can earmark your gift for a particular area of service for the LGBT community for the benefit of future generations.

3. Meet with An Estate-Planning Attorney 
Consider meeting with Cannizzaro Law P.C., the sponsor of the LGBT Network’s Legacy Program.  Cannizzaro Law specializes in LGBT bequests and can assist you with finalizing your intentions with LGBT-affirming and welcoming customer service.  Cannizzaro Law is LGBT-owned and operated, and is a member of the Long Island LGBT Chamber of Commerce.

4. Communicate and Document Your Intent

Once you have decided how you will make a bequest to the LGBT Network, please complete a Bequest Intention Form.  This Form will officially communicate your intended bequest to the LGBT Network.  By doing so, the LGBT Network will be able to acknowledge your gift, and it will help simplify receiving your gift in the future.

If you’d like to learn more or if you have any questions, please reach out to the Development Department via e-mail at or by completing the form below.  Thank you for your interest and consideration of a gift.

Legacy Program