Your deferred gift benefits you now and provides support to the university in the future.

Need income, either now or later? Perhaps for retirement? You receive lifetime income from charitable remainder trusts, gift annuities, and pooled income fund gifts. In addition to income, such gifts generate current tax benefits, and provide future support for Virginia Tech.

Planning your estate? Bequests and retirement account designations are among the options that will reduce estate taxes and establish your legacy at Virginia Tech without affecting your current assets.

The variety, flexibility, and donor benefits of deferred gifts may provide a way for you to make a contribution with more impact than you may have thought possible.

You can make deferred gifts in the following ways:

We can help

Gift planning officers are here to help you explore your goals and gift options. We can also provide you with complimentary gift plans comparing income benefits and tax advantages. Email us at or call 800-533-1144 or 540-231-2813.

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