Planned Giving by Age


Under 40
With your career, family, and general life responsibilities, it's hard to focus beyond the present. But there are ways to begin your giving plans.

  • Include a gift in your estate to Missouri Valley College.
  • Designate a percentage of your retirement plan assets to Missouri Valley College after your lifetime.
  • Designate or create a life insurance policy to support Missouri Valley College after your lifetime.

40-54
With growing children, aging parents, and a career, life is most likely still moving pretty quickly. Planning your estate seems like the last thing that you have time for, but it is most likely on your priority list.

  • Include a gift in your estate to Missouri Valley College.
  • Designate a percentage of your retirement plan assets to Missouri Valley College after your lifetime.
  • Designate or create a life insurance policy to support Missouri Valley College after your lifetime.
  • Donate appreciated stock you have owned more than one year.

55-69
If you're lucky, retirement is here or just around the corner. This is a great time to reevaluate your plans so that you can ensure your time is being well spent enjoying the benefits of your hard work.

  • Leave Missouri Valley College a percentage of your assets through a gift in your estate.
  • Establish a charitable gift annuity with us and receive fixed payments for life.
  • Designate a percentage of your retirement plan assets to Missouri Valley College after your lifetime.
  • Designate or create a life insurance policy to support Missouri Valley College after your lifetime.
  • Donate appreciated stock you have owned more than one year.
  • Donate your home or another piece of real estate.

70 or older
Life happens, and your plans can quickly change. It may be a good time to reevaluate your plans to ensure your needs and wishes are being met.

  • Leave Missouri Valley College a percentage of your assets through a gift in your estate.
  • Establish a charitable gift annuity with us and receive fixed payments for life.
  • Designate a percentage of your retirement plan assets to Missouri Valley College after your lifetime.
  • Designate or create a life insurance policy to support Missouri Valley College after your lifetime.
  • Donate appreciated stock you have owned more than one year.
  • Donate your home or another piece of real estate.