Major Gifts and Planned Giving

Charles H. Cornish, III

Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving
Office: (903) 927-3253
chcornish@wileyc.edu

Wiley College offers many uniquely diverse ways to fulfill your philanthropic goals. The Office of Major Gifts and Planned Giving can assist you in a major gift or planned giving strategy that can help build a meaningful legacy that will provide crucial support to academic excellence and the education of generations to come.

Explore the impact your gift could have on the College.

Let us also show you how planned giving opportunities can support your personal objectives such as tax benefits, income for life, and estate planning.

Gifts that Create Income

  • Charitable Gift Annuity

    A Wiley College charitable gift annuity is one of the easiest ways to support your philanthropic interests. In exchange for your gift of cash or appreciated securities, you receive fixed income for life. You also benefit from an immediate charitable income tax deduction, and a significant portion of the annuity payments is tax-free.

  • Deferred Charitable Gift Annuity

    A Wiley College deferred charitable gift annuity gives you all the advantages of an immediate charitable gift annuity plus the added flexibility of timing and increasing your annuity payments to enhance your financial plans.

  • Retained Life Estate with Gift Annuity

    Make a gift of your primary residence, vacation home, or farm during your lifetime and continue to enjoy your property while receiving tax benefits and income of life.

  • Charitable Lead Trust

    A charitable lead trust lets you provide sustained philanthropic support to Wiley College and benefit from significant tax advantages. When the trust ends, the assets pass to your loved ones.

  • Charitable Remainder Annuity Trust

    Build a meaningful Wiley College legacy while receiving predictable and secure income for life or a term of years.

  • Charitable Remainder Unitrust

    A Wiley College charitable remainder unitrust is a gift arrangement that allows you to support the College while providing you with tax and income advantages.

Gifts with Tax Benefits

  • Deferred Charitable Gift Annuity

    A Wiley College deferred charitable gift annuity gives you all the advantages of an immediate charitable gift annuity plus the added flexibility of timing and increasing your annuity payments to enhance your financial plans.