Planned Giving

Let your legacy be one of protecting our planet and supporting the work of the filmmakers and storytellers that inspire others to act. With a planned gift, you will ensure that the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (DCEFF) is able to inspire transformational change for years to come.

How to Give

A gift to the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital can be made through a provision in your estate planning documents (your will, a revocable trust, or other applicable documents) and is a straightforward process. * Your gift may be a specific dollar amount, a percentage of your estate, or the remainder after all other provisions are specified. A gift may be:

  • Unrestricted, which allows DCEFF to use the funds for the most important needs when received;
  • Designated for a particular purpose or program; or
  • Given to honor the donor or memorialize a loved one.

Reach Out to Get Started


There are many types of trusts and gifts of assets that can be highly beneficial for donors, their families, and nonprofit organizations. DCEFF is happy to work with you and your financial advisor to develop the right plan for you. To begin a conversation, please contact Alice Sadler, Director of Development, at or 202-342-2564.


*Be sure to review with your attorney or financial advisor to determine if these are appropriate gifts for you. DCEFF reserves the right to decline gifts which are not in keeping with the terms of its gift acceptance policy. The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (tax identification number: 83-0469770) is a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization.