Gifts Through Your Estate

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Giving Through Your Estate to [charity_name]

You can help a Bryn Mawr student achieve her dreams through a gift you may never have thought possible. Bequests and other estate gifts are a simple, yet powerful expression of what's important to us, our values - and of life itself.

Estate Planning

While estate planning can be challenging, it does provide peace of mind when it is done. You'll know that you have planned and provided for the people and causes you care about.

Bequests

Your bequest can help build Bryn Mawr’s future. It can also offer practical advantages to you and your heirs, among them that charitable gifts are 100 percent deductible from your taxable estate.

Sample Bequest Language

Take a look at sample language for your legal counsel’s consideration in preparing your will or trust.

Beneficiary Designation

While most assets pass through a Will, retirement plans and life insurance policies are governed by a separate document that allows you to designate individual and charitable beneficiaries.