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