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Welcome!
It's no secret that the programs of KPLU depend on your goodwill. We've created this easy-to-understand website to help you plan, for your future and ours. There are many easy giving options from which you can choose—strategies that enhance your personal well being, as well as KPLU.

Not sure where to begin?

  • Try our Build Your Gift planner. By answering a few basic questions, this interactive tool steps you through the process of narrowing down your choices. It's fun and easy to use!
  • Use our Plan by Age tool to make a plan that's right for you and the stage you're at in life.
  • If you already have gift options in mind, choose Compare Gifts to see how your choices match up.
  • Click on eBrochures to request specific information on a planning option.

If you get lost, rest assured that we're always here to help. Simply contact Mary Dunaway at 253-535-7266 or mdunaway@kplu.org with any questions.

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