Welcome! Thank you for taking time to visit our Legacy Giving website. It is our pleasure to provide you with the tools you will need to make important decisions with your family as you determine your financial needs and philanthropic goals.

Providing for the future can be a daunting task, but as you explore our Legacy Giving website to uncover the benefits of gift plans, you'll also have the opportunity to learn about some of our incredible donors, their inspiring journeys, and understand why they have invested in Gardner-Webb University. You may then combine their stories with what you discover about planned gifts and begin preparing for your tomorrow. Don't forget to download the free wills guide, and please be sure to share this website with your professional advisors—it contains lots of information for them, too.

When the time is right for you to get started, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will be happy to come alongside to answer your questions and help you throughout the planning process of your legacy giving. "There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens." – Ecclesiastes 3:1 NIV

Learn About Wills and Bequests


What are the benefits of making a bequest?

  1. You leave a lasting legacy to be remembered
  2. You lessen the burden of taxes on your family
  3. You may receive estate tax savings

How can I learn more?


How do I make a bequest?

A bequest is one of the easiest gifts to make. With the help of an advisor, you can include language in your will or trust specifying a gift be made to family, friends or Gardner-Webb University as part of your estate plan.


What are my options?

A bequest can be made in several ways:
  1. You can gift a specific dollar amount or asset
  2. You can gift a percentage of your estate
  3. You can gift from the balance or residue of your estate
  4. You can make a beneficiary designation of certain assets

How do I get started?


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Plan Your Gift

With gift planing, you can provide long lasting support for our organization while enjoying financial benefits for yourself.

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Learn About Wills and Bequests


What are the benefits of making a bequest?

  1. You leave a lasting legacy to be remembered
  2. You lessen the burden of taxes on your family
  3. You may receive estate tax savings

How can I learn more?


How do I make a bequest?

A bequest is one of the easiest gifts to make. With the help of an advisor, you can include language in your will or trust specifying a gift be made to family, friends or Gardner-Webb University as part of your estate plan.


What are my options?

A bequest can be made in several ways:
  1. You can gift a specific dollar amount or asset
  2. You can gift a percentage of your estate
  3. You can gift from the balance or residue of your estate
  4. You can make a beneficiary designation of certain assets

How do I get started?


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See what our donors have to say?

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