Ways to Give

Create Your Legacy Through a Planned Gift

Charitable gifts help you meet your current philanthropic goals and extend your generosity well into the future. But did you know that a planned gift can also protect your assets, provide for your family, and guarantee you income for life? You can even make a significant impact through a gift that costs nothing in your lifetime (through a charitable bequest under your will).

Six Ways to Make a Planned Gift

To read about one of the six basic ways to make a planned gift, hover over the appropriate box and then select for more information.

Rollover image of a teacher and students at Beaver Island. Link to Gifts by Will.
Rollover image of a teacher and students in the classroom. Link to Gifts That Pay You Income.
Rollover image of cheerleaders running onto the field holding the C-M-U flags. Link to Gifts That Protect Your Assets.
Rollover image of a teacher and student talking. Link to Gifts of Retirement Plans.
Rollover image of a family at Grandparents U. Link to Gifts by Estate Note.
Rollover image of two meteorology students. Link to What to Give.

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