Gift Planning | Ways to Give | Giving to Duke
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Gift Planning Resources Library
Charitable Gift Annuity
A gift to Duke that pays back
Charitable Remainder Unitrusts
A charitable remainder unitrust (CRUT) is a trust that pays you, and/or other designated recipients, an income for life or for a specified number of years.
Unleash Your Inner Philanthropist
Through imagination and smart charitable planning, you can shape Duke’s future beyond what you thought possible and propel Duke further forward.
Confirmation of Legacy Gift
Use this form is to help you provide information about your deferred gift to Duke University.
Bequests and Retirement Plans
Give more for less than you think
Gifts of Publicly Traded Securities
Gifts of publicly traded securities—stocks, bonds, or mutual funds—may provide special tax advantages.
Gifts of Privately Held Securities
Information about donating family, venture, and other closely held business interests
Donating Real Estate
Some individuals decide to make a charitable gift of property to benefit something they care about at Duke.
Duke University Office of Gift Planning – Gift Officer Bios
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Grantor Charitable Lead Trusts
Providing for your family and Duke’s future
Non-Grantor Charitable Lead Trust
These trusts also allow you to provide immediate support to Duke each year for a specific time period—either a person’s life or a term of years.
Charitable IRA Rollover
Information about this investment vehicle
Gift Planning at Any Age
Discover the multiple options for leaving a legacy at every life stage.
Gift Planning - Compare Gift Options
Use this chart to analyze and to compare all Duke gift options