Deepen Your Connections
You want to leave money to Lehigh University in your will. You also want the flexibility to change your will in the event that life circumstances change. You can do both.
In as little as one sentence, you can complete your gift. This type of donation to Lehigh University in your will or living trust helps ensure that we continue our mission for years to come.
An Example of How It Works
Meet Tom and Martha. When they got married and created a will, they included a $75,000 gift to Lehigh University. As the family grew to include three children, Tom and Martha decided to revise their gift to ensure their children's future financial security.
They met with their attorney and revised the gift language so that Lehigh University received a percentage of their estate, instead of a specific amount. Tom and Martha now rest easy knowing their plans will provide for the people and charitable work they love.
See How It Works
May 4, 2021—Family and Philanthropy: Growing a Lasting Legacy Presentation—An Introduction
Partnering with nationally-known family governance leader, Tom Rogerson, we shared tools for family communication, philanthropic vision, legacy planning, succession, and education. This was the first in a series of presentations as part of the Lehigh Family Philanthropy initiative.View Presentation
June 2021—Family and Philanthropy: Summer Family Fun Work—Activities to strengthen family relationships and communications
As a follow up to the May 4 Family and Philanthropy presentation, we are offering “Summer Family Fun Work” activities Tom Rogerson uses with his private clients to strengthen family relationships and communications—which are the foundation to building trust and successfully managing wealth.
If you would like to learn more, please complete the short form. We would be delighted to share the information with you. You will receive a packet by email that includes several activities for you to review and share among your family.
Fill out a brief form to download your FREE copy of A Guide to Making Your Will.Download and View Your Guide
Gifts That Pay
Your payments depend on your age at the time of the donation. If you are younger than 60, we recommend that you learn more about your options. Fill out a brief form to download your FREE copy of the guide Plan for Retirement With a Deferred Gift Annuity.Download and View Your Guide
Personal Estate Planning Kit
Not Sure How to Begin Planning? Fill out a brief form to download your FREE copy of the guide.Download and View Your Guide
Fund Your Donation With:
- Contact the Office of Planned Giving at (610) 758-4749 or email@example.com for additional information on bequests or to chat more about the different options for including Lehigh University in your will or estate plan.
- Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
- If you include Lehigh University in your plans, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.
Legal Name: Lehigh University
Address: 27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem, PA 18015-3086
Federal Tax ID Number: 24-0795445
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