Gift Planning

Gift Planning

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You Can Help Shape
the Future of Trinity University

Thank you for your interest in supporting Trinity University. To help support our mission, learn about the ways you can give. We truly appreciate your help in making Trinity one of the nation’s top liberal arts college. To begin, start your plan based on your stage in life. After that, discover what assets you can use to make a gift. If you have questions, contact Kristine Howland, director of planned giving, at (210) 999-7697 or khowland@trinity.edu.



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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

Making a Lasting Legacy

Making a Lasting
Legacy

Discover a powerful way to make a gift to us in your name or in the name of a loved one while realizing tax benefits for your kindness. Please take time now to consider leaving an endowed gift—an enduring statement of your support. Read more.

Charitable Gift Annuities 101

Charitable Gift
Annuities 101

Through this simple arrangement, you support our good work and receive fixed payments for life in return. If you'd like to support our mission and receive steady payments during your retirement years, a charitable gift annuity may be right for you. Read more.

Remembering
Trinity in Your Will.

We hope you'll consider including a gift to Trinity University in your will or living trust. Called a charitable bequest, this type of gift offers three main benefits: simplicity, flexibility and versatility. To learn more about creating a charitable bequest in your will, continue reading.
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Trinity Heritage Society

Trinity Heritage Society

The Trinity Heritage Society was established to recognize and thank a special group of individuals who have included Trinity in their estate plans.

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