The Easiest Way to Make an Impact
A Gift in Your Will or Living Trust
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Interested in helping Quincy University with our mission but feel overwhelmed by the thought of writing another check or giving up your assets today? A simple, flexible and versatile way to ensure we can continue our work for years to come is a gift in your will or living trust, known as a charitable bequest.
QU has partnered with FreeWill, an online tool that guides you through the process of creating a legally valid will in under 20 minutes—completely free of charge. In addition to taking care of your loved ones and their future; you can use this tool to support QU students and continue our mission for years to come. Get started on your plans today.
Check Out This Potential Scenario
When Tom and Martha got married, they made a point to put together a will to protect their assets. They both loved QU and decided to include a bequest of $75,000 to us in their will.
As Tom and Martha's family grew to include three children, they decided to revise their gift to ensure their children's future financial security. When Tom and Martha prepared to write their will, they knew they wanted to leave a gift to the University they loved and ensure their children's future financial security. They used FreeWill to write their will and chose to leave a percentage of their estate to QU. If they wanted to review their plans with an attorney, they could also print out FreeWill’s forms and go over them together. Tom and Martha now rest easy knowing when they die, their plans will provide for the people and charitable work they love.
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- Contact Matt Bergman at 217-228-5221 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information on bequests or to chat more about the different options for including QU in your will or estate plan.
- Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
- If you include QU in your plans, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.
Legal Name: Quincy University
Address: 1800 College Ave., Quincy, IL 62301
Federal Tax ID Number: Please contact us for our federal tax ID number.
Information contained herein was accurate at the time of posting. The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. Figures cited in any examples are for illustrative purposes only. References to tax rates include federal taxes only and are subject to change. State law may further impact your individual results. California residents: Annuities are subject to regulation by the State of California. Payments under such agreements, however, are not protected or otherwise guaranteed by any government agency or the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association. Oklahoma residents: A charitable gift annuity is not regulated by the Oklahoma Insurance Department and is not protected by a guaranty association affiliated with the Oklahoma Insurance Department. South Dakota residents: Charitable gift annuities are not regulated by and are not under the jurisdiction of the South Dakota Division of Insurance.