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Planned Giving

Create a lasting legacy with your gift

For many donors, planned gifts are part of their legacy and often represent the most significant and impactful gifts they will make. There are a wide variety of benefits associated with planned gifts, some of which include current income tax deductions and/or a lifetime stream of income. Learn how you can provide long-lasting support for Christian Theological Seminary while enjoying financial benefits for yourself.

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You may be looking for a way to make a significant gift to help further our mission. A bequest is a gift made through your will or trust. It is one of the most popular and flexible ways that you can support our cause.

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Beneficiary Designations

A beneficiary designation gift is a simple and affordable way to make a gift to support our cause. You can designate Christian Theological Seminary as a beneficiary of a retirement, investment or bank account or your life insurance policy.

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Charitable Gift Annuity

A charitable gift annuity is a great way you can make a gift to Christian Theological Seminary and benefit. You transfer your cash or property to Christian Theological Seminary and we promise to make fixed payments to you for life at a rate based on your age.

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Charitable Remainder Unitrust

You may be concerned about the high cost of capital gains tax with the sale of an appreciated asset. Perhaps you recently sold property and are looking for a way to save on taxes this year and plan for retirement. A charitable remainder unitrust might offer the solutions you need!

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