Gift Planning

What's New?

New Charitable Gift Annuity Rates Coming!

We have some exciting news that can boost your retirement income and support Hope College. Effective July 1, 2018, charitable gift annuity rates will increase. How It Works The concept is simple. With...

Your Will: It's More Than Legalese

It’s one of the most important legal documents you’ll ever create; a will dictates how you want your assets distributed after you’re gone. But beyond legalities, a will is a...

Tax Reform and Charitable Giving

With the introduction of tax reform this year, you may be looking at your finances and wondering how you will be impacted. For many taxpayers, the new tax law creates an opportunity in the form of...

3 Ways to Ensure Family Comes First

Naming Hope College as a beneficiary in your will is a simple way to enable the future of our important work. But maybe you’ve hesitated because you’re unsure about how much to give....