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A planned gift enables you to preserve your assets during your lifetime and leave a valuable legacy. Your gift to Hastings College Foundation helps ensure that a high quality, accessible education at Hastings College is available for future generations.
Let us help you make the gift that’s right for you. Explore several popular ways of supporting Hastings College, then begin a confidential, no-obligation conversation to get started.
We thank all members for their generosity and for inspiring others to support our students and programs in a similar way.
When you make a gift to Hastings College Foundation from your will or trust, you’ll join the others who share your commitment to support scholarships, academic advancements, and student life.
Through a provision in your written and executed will, you can make a gift in the form of cash, securities, real estate or personal property. There are many types of bequests. Choose the one that best fits your needs and intentions.
Naming Hastings College Foundation as the beneficiary of a qualified retirement plan asset such as a 401(k), 403(b), IRA, Keogh, profit-sharing pension plan or other donor-advised funds, will accomplish a charitable goal while realizing significant tax savings.
You can turn underperforming assets (stock, cash in a savings account, CDs, savings bonds, etc.) into a gift to Hastings College that provides income to you. Your Charitable Gift Annuity will give you quarterly, fixed payments for life and tax benefits, too.
When you donate appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual fund shares instead of cash, you'll receive charitable deductions at full, fair market value while reducing capital gains impact.
If you're 70 ½ or older, you can make a gift directly from your IRA to Hastings College Foundation. While there is no charitable deduction for a rollover gift, you do avoid the income tax on the donated portion of your required minimum distribution..
Like stock, the fair market value of gifts of appreciated assets such as real estate, artwork, and other well curated collections, can be deducted from your income tax today and reduce your estate taxes in the future.
There are many giving options available to you, such as naming Hastings College Foundation as a beneficiary in your will and charitable gift annuities that provide steady income for you and your family during your lifetime. For more information, please find our contact info below, or submit this form.
Hastings College Foundation
710 N. Turner Ave.
Hastings, NE 68901
If you are working with a professional advisor or advising a donor, here's a useful guide for including Hastings College Foundation in a charitable estate plan.