Gift Planning

Welcome to your resource for charitable gift planning!

It's no secret that the programs of Gustavus Adolphus College depend upon your goodwill. We've created this easy-to-understand Web site to help you dream a little, about our future and yours. There are many easy giving options from which you can choose?strategies that enhance your personal well being, as well as Gustavus.

If you're not sure where to begin, try our Build Your Gift planner. By answering a few basic questions, this interactive tool steps you through the process of narrowing down your choices. It's fun and easy to use!

If you already have gift options in mind, click on Compare Gifts to see how your choices match up or click on eBrochures to request specific information on a planning option. If you get lost, rest assured that we're always here to help. Simply contact Jackie Peterson at 507-933-7543 or jpeters9@gustavus.edu with any questions. Happy dreaming!

Check Out Our Monthly Feature Articles:

IRA Charitable Rollover Now Permanent: See the Benefits Available to You

Congress reinstated a law that allows you to make a tax-free gift from your individual retirement account (IRA).

What to Do After a Loved One Dies

The death of a loved one is an extremely difficult time. Plus, this event often comes with important financial decisions you?ll need to make. What steps do you need to take in the year following your loved one?s passing?

Small but Mighty

It's easier than you think to make a difference that will help future generations. One of the simplest and most effective ways to make a difference is by leaving us a percentage of your estate.

Double Your Gift Without Doubling Your Donation

Many employers offer a matching gift program that lets you double your impact when you support Gustavus Adolphus College. Here's what you need to know.