The Endowment exists solely to support, promote, and advance the charitable and educational purposes of the Idaho Youth Ranch (founded in 1953). The affairs of the Endowment are under the watchful eye of an Investment Committee. The Committee’s fiduciary role is to provide oversight of all financial and investment activities, and to monitor permanently endowed contributions through a variety of planned gifts.
The Endowment fund is invested following a carefully considered, conservative Investment Policy designed to further the IYR’s mission, and to ensure the long-term financial security of the Idaho Youth Ranch.
The Endowment Fund continues to grow as more individuals join the Bridge Builder Legacy Society. Bridge Builders are generous supporters who have included the IYR in their estate plan through a will, trust, gift annuity, life insurance policy or other planned gift.
Here is what a few of our Bridge Builder Legacy members have to say: