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Welcome to your resource for charitable gift planning!

Who doesn't aspire to leave an estate that will support one's children and grandchildren? Or to benefit a favorite charity?

Would you consider the possibility that you might be able to transform lives at Worcester State, create a lasting legacy, and still protect your own, and your family's, financial well being?

Practical questions like these deserve practical answers. That is why we have created this website. Our Build Your Gift planner and Compare Gifts tool will help you get started. Or click on eBrochures to request specific information on a planning option.

You may also contact us directly for more information and assistance.

Check Out Our Monthly Feature Articles:


Alumna Shows Appreciation for a Wonderful Life
"As we get older, we start to think of wills—not that we want to use them now!" says Margaret "Peggy" Curran '54, M.Ed. '56. Peggy hopes that as her classmates make provisions for the future, they will consider including Worcester State University in their plans. More

Q&A: Take a Closer Look at Your Financial Plans
When making a long-term life plan, it's important you know the fine details of your finances and estate. As you learn more about your assets, you eliminate future risk for loved ones inheriting your estate. Be sure to share your plans with the people you care about. Here are the questions—and answers—to preserve what you are planning on passing on. More

Find a Gift That Works for You
You've always answered the call to help others, and now that you want to extend that support through gifts of treasure, where do you start? It's easiest to begin with what you know—your overall goals. Use this checklist to match your wishes with the right charitable path for you. More

Should Estate Planning Be Called Life Planning?
Guess what! If you have belongings, you have an estate. And without a plan, your estate could be subject to what the courts decide in case anything happens to you. More

The Dangers of DIY Wills
Don't let your family lose money to legal fees, taxes and interest because of a do-it-yourself will. Learn a lesson from this real-life example of a DIY will gone wrong. More


 
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