The Office of University Development is committed to the continued advancement of Benedictine University. We challenge our alumni and donors to support the University in order to transform our future and ensure the growth and development of the institution and our students.
Giving to Benedictine while retaining control and benefit of your assets during your lifetime.
Charitable Bargain Sale
You sell your residence or other property to Benedictine University for a price below the appraised market value, resulting in a transaction that is part charitable gift and part sale.
Charitable Gift Annuity
Receive a fixed lifetime income and substantial tax benefits.
Charitable Lead Trust
Make significant contributions to Benedictine University while reducing or eliminating gift and estate taxes on significant gifts to family.
Charitable Remainder Annuity Trust
Receive fixed annual payments in an amount designated by you while making a significant investment in Benedictine University.
Charitable Remainder Trust
Donate property or money to the University while you continue to use/receive income while living. The University will receive the principal after a specified period of time.
Establish an operating endowment which provides current benefit to Benedictine students and allows you to fund the principal of the endowment at a later date.
Remainder Interest in Personal Residence or Farm
Give a residence or farm to Benedictine University, receive an income tax deduction for doing so, and still retain full use of the property during your lifetime.
A trust that may be altered or terminated during your lifetime.