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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.

Check Out Our Monthly Feature Articles:


Investing in the Future of Hamline
Jean and Rufus Brown have a special connection to Hamline University already spans more than five decades. Now the couple is also ensuring that their legacy with the university extends far into the future. More

IRA Charitable Rollover Now Permanent: See the Benefits Available to You
Congress reinstated a law that allows you to make a tax-free gift from your individual retirement account (IRA). More

What to Do After a Loved One Dies
The death of a loved one is an extremely difficult time. Plus, this event often comes with important financial decisions you’ll need to make. What steps do you need to take in the year following your loved one’s passing? More

Small but Mighty
It's easier than you think to make a difference that will help future generations. One of the simplest and most effective ways to make a difference is by leaving us a percentage of your estate. More

Double Your Gift Without Doubling Your Donation
Many employers offer a matching gift program that lets you double your impact when you support Hamline University. Here's what you need to know. More