Discover the Benefits of Giving Wisely
Lucile Fisher Hadley was a 1936 Wilmington College
graduate who served her community as a school teacher.
Ben is impressed that alumni funded his scholarship, as, with three children in his family, it makes his education much more affordable.
A Charitable Remainder Trust they established in the 1990s has offered them
the "ideal situation" of a significant annual income.
Ed Sherman knows what it means to be a student with the deck stacked against him.
Tim is remembering Wilmington College in his estate plans through a life insurance policy...
for more than 50 years and they have made plans to continue contributing to the life of the College.
As I think of the fulfilling life I’ve enjoyed, my years at Wilmington stand out as a pivotal experience in my personal growth.
Make a gift that costs nothing during your lifetime.
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Have you ever wished you could support Wilmington College and improve your financial security at the same time?
Well you can. At Wilmington, we call it Creative Giving.
In fact, just one “creative gift” can return an immediate tax deduction to you, plus lifetime income for you and a loved one, plus long-term financial support to Wilmington.
That's right… you benefit, your loved ones benefit, and Wilmington benefits. If that isn't creativity, we'd like to know what is.
How is this possible? By taking advantage of incentives the IRS provides, we can craft a gift that delivers exactly the benefits to us, and to you, that you have been looking for.
Financial advisors call these creative techniques “planned gifts,” because with thoughtful planning, you can turn personal giving challenges into win-win solutions for you and for us.
So whether you want to make a gift that costs you nothing during your lifetime, or a gift that gives you guaranteed income for life, this website is where you’ll find out how to make it happen.
Where to Begin?
First, keep reminding yourself that you don’t have to be wealthy to make a significant gift to Wilmington.
Second, begin browsing through Gifts Anyone Can Afford. You will be pleased at the opportunities that abound.