Together we can secure the future.
HopeWest is a unique organization. It is owned by our communities. We exist because of the support of thousands of community members who believe in what we to serve those in need.
There will always be challenges for health care organizations – financially and with new regulations. But HopeWest puts its mission out in front of that. We believe that together we can make something unique and special happen for each other right here where we live. Without planned gifts, this special kind of care will not exist in the future. Philanthropy means freedom to do what people need, not just what is paid for. We hope you will join us in creating our own future. We will work with you to ensure your planned gift has the power to leave a legacy that can transform your life and your family’s.
HopeWest Legacy Planning Services
If you are looking for a way to express your generosity to HopeWest or honor a loved one, Scott Claeys is happy to help you. Scott has a wealth of experience in charitable estate planning where he has helped hundreds of individuals and families plan. An updated estate plan is a gift to you and the people you love.
As a HopeWest staff member, Scott can help answer your questions. This service is a gift to you.
• Are your plans up to date so your loves ones can honor your wishes and celebrate your legacy?
• Do you fully understand your estate plan?
• Does your plan reflect your values and the goals you have for your loved ones and the causes you care about?
• Does your plan include a statement of purpose or a letter to your loved ones?
• Do you know how much of your estate will go to taxes?
These are just a few of the questions Scott is happy to help you answer.
Scott received his undergraduate degree in Economics from the University of Puget Sound. He received the financial designation of Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP) from The American College. He also completed his Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designationand Fellow in Charitable Estate Planning(FCEP). Prior to HopeWest he served as vice president of Thompson & Associates,a values-based estate planning firm based in Nashville and director of gift planning for the Multi-Care Health System.
He looks forward to meeting you and visiting about your goals and wishes.
Scott Claeys, CAP, CFRE, FCEP