Create your legacy at Duke with the gift that gives back

Act now to support your financial future and Duke’s days ahead with a charitable gift annuity.

For many individuals and couples, a charitable gift annuity can be a simple, tax-savvy way to support the future of Duke University while enjoying the security of a fixed income for life, regardless of market performance.

How does it work?

  • Establish a gift annuity with a gift of $25,000 or more.
  • Receive a one-time income tax deduction and fixed payments for life. Payments may be directed to you and/or your loved ones.
  • Support the areas and programs at Duke that matter most to you with the remaining gift annuity funds when you pass away.

Let’s get started!
Access our 2023 Charitable Gift Annuities Guide to discover how to establish a gift annuity at Duke, learn about the benefits to you and Duke, and view sample rates.

This information is provided with the understanding that neither Duke University nor the authors are providing legal, accounting, or other professional advice or counsel. Please consult your personal counsel about the financial, tax, and legal implications of any gift.

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Gift Planning

Duke University’s Office of Gift Planning specializes in charitable gift planning for estates, charitable trusts and annuities, and other complex current and future gift plans.

For more information, please contact the Duke University Office of Gift Planning at 919-681-0464 or