September 23, 2014, was a beautiful day in Cincinnati, Ohio, for friends of the Daughters of the Nile Foundation to meet and celebrate $2 million given to Shriners Hospitals for Children®.  A second gold plaque was placed on the philanthropic wall of Shriners Hospitals for Children®-Cincinnati, a world renowned pediatric facility for the treatment of burns and cleft lip and palate.  Members of Ishtar Temple No. 54 Daughters of the Nile, visitors and guests joined Foundation President, Vickie Hill and Supreme Queen Marsha Sowers for tours of the hospital, a wonderful brunch, and an informative program.  Shriners Hospitals for Children® -Cincinnati is one of only four freestanding hospitals in the country dedicated to the treatment of pediatric burns, as well as specializing in pediatric plastics and reconstructive conditions, and the Daughters of the Nile Foundation is proud to have given over $2 million to this facility for patient care.







Gold Plaque in Erie

August 24, 2014 by

An EXCITING Day for the Daughters of the Nile Foundation in Erie, Pennsylvania

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Celebrate with the Daughters of the Nile Foundation in Cincinnati!

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Imperial Session 2014

July 13, 2014 by

Foundation President makes presentation at Imperial Session

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Daughters of the Nile Foundation and Canadian Foundation Reach Milestone in Giving

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Gifting Incentives

Other ways you can give to the Daughters of the Nile Foundation include naming the Foundation as a beneficiary on your Retirement Accounts or your Annuities; naming the Foundation as a joint tenant, payable on death beneficiary or transferable on death beneficiary on your Certificates of Deposit and Savings Accounts; or establish a Charitable Remainder Trust that benefits the Foundation.

Marketable Securities

Gifts of long-term appreciated securities may include individual stocks, bonds, or shares of mutual funds. Gifts of securities can be made quickly and easily and can enable you to do more with your gift because of the tax benefits.

Wills and Bequests

A bequest to the Daughters of the Nile Foundation Convalescent Endowment Fund will continue supporting Shriners Hospitals for Children® after your death.  Federal estate tax laws encourage charitable bequests by allowing an estate tax deduction for the full value of charitable gifts.  No limit is placed on the amount that can be left to charity and deducted from your estate as a charitable contribution.