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Wilt Street Legacy Society

Support Habitat with a Planned Gift

When you make a legacy gift to Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia, you become a crucial partner in our work toward a city where everyone has a decent place to live.

Join Habitat Philadelphia’s Wilt Street Legacy Society to make a lasting impact on our community through a planned gift commitment. Your legacy gift makes an enduring difference on our City and the families we serve. Named for the street where the first Habitat homes in the city where built, membership in the Wilt Street Legacy Society ensures your impact continues for years to come, through a gift that helps us develop ambitious and long-term solutions to our community’s affordable housing needs.

Email Chief Development Officer Kathryn Fernandez at kathrynf@habitatphiladelphia.org for more information on the Wilt Street Legacy Society.



Peter and Kathy Davis pledged a $1 million planned gift in 2021 to launch the Wilt Street Legacy Society at Habitat. Membership ensures that more Philadelphia families will have a safe, warm, and dry place to call home for generations to come.

To become a part of this unique community of supporters, donors must name Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia as the beneficiary of a planned gift. Some gifts might include a bequest, appreciated securities, gifts of retirement accounts, named beneficiary of a DAF, gifts of life insurance and/or charitable income gifts such as charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder unitrusts, charitable remainders annuity trusts. More information can be found in this brochure.

Once you complete your estate plans, please fill out our letter of intent to notify us of your commitment.


Wilt Street Legacy Society membership includes:

  • Invitations to special events.
  • Exclusive communications.
  • Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia Wilt Street Legacy Society pin.

Most importantly, members are guaranteed the satisfaction of knowing your gift is making a lasting impact on our families and our community.

Please contact Kathryn Fernandez, Chief Development Officer, at kathrynf@habitatphiladelphia.org to learn more about making a planned gift.