Advancement: Your Connection to Union

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Welcome to your resource for charitable gift planning!

We've created this Web site to help you dream, about our future and yours. If you're not sure where to begin, try our Build Your Gift planner.

If you already have gift options in mind, click on Compare Gifts to see how your choices match up or click on eBrochures to request specific information on a planning option. Happy dreaming!

Check Out Our Monthly Feature Articles:


The Benefits of Planning a Gift
When Union College President Dr. John Wagner learned about charitable gift annuities a number of years ago, he told himself that if the Lord ever blessed him and his wife, Dr. Lilya Wagner, with enough money they would set one up. Not only have they created a gift annuity with Union College, they have also made a gift through the IRA charitable rollover legislation. More

3 Tax-Savvy Strategies to Use This Year
There is no better time than now to protect your wealth with valuable and often overlooked tax deductions. First, estimate how much income you expect to bring in by the end of 2014. Knowing this information can help you decide how much you may want to give to favorite causes, such as Union College, reducing your income tax hit. More

Have You Had This Crucial Conversation?
Make sure you and your spouse are on the same page when it comes to these important topics. It could save you time, money and heartache later. More

Giving Back = Good Health
It's never a bad time to pay attention to your health. Although when you reach retirement, you may not be willing to take up the hottest new fad diet or exercise routine, there is an easier way to boost your health: Make a donation to Union College. More