How to Give
How do you want to give back to Franklin Pierce? There are many ways to make a meaningful gift to Franklin Pierce. All gifts play an important role in the life of the University and provide an intangible benefit to the giver: the satisfaction of giving back to a place that has given much to you.
Some gifts can also provide you with tangible benefits. They can provide tax breaks or retirement security or personal recognition. No matter what type of gift you give, know that we are grateful for your generosity. Below are some of the ways you may choose to designate your gift to Franklin Pierce.
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|Make a quick gift ...||Write a check, give online, or call to make a gift||An income tax deduction & an immediate gift to Franklin Pierce|
|Double or increase your gift||Check to see if your company or your spouse's company offers a matching gifts program||An income tax deduction & extra support for Franklin Pierce|
|Avoid capital gains tax...||Give appreciated securities you have held for more than one year, or donate real estate to Franklin Pierce||A charitable tax deduction based on full, fair market value, and elimination or reduction in capital gains tax|
|Defer a gift until after your lifetime||Make a bequest in your will...||An exemption from tax, and full use of assets in your lifetime|
|Secure fixed income for life and avoid market risks||Create a charitable remainder trust||Tax relief, and possible increased future earnings|
Other ways you can give to Franklin Pierce include donations of tangible personal property, pledges, and by volunteering. See our Glossary of Giving.
If you would like more information on making a lasting gift to Franklin Pierce please call 603.899.4031 or e-mail email@example.com