Charitable Gift Annuity

How It Works

A charitable gift annuity is a contract between you and Capital University:


  • You gift us property and, in exchange, we pay you a fixed income for life

  • We can pay you fixed income immediately or defer payment until you are ready

  • We accept contributions of $10,000 or more

  • We pay income to beneficiaries age 50 and older


  • Create a gift that pays you income

  • Provide for one or two people; your spouse or another loved one can also receive payments for life

  • Shield the amount of your payments from the fluctuating stock and real estate markets

  • Receive a charitable deduction because your giving the remainder of your annuity to Capital University

Next Steps

  • Meet with your estate planning attorney

  • Finalize your charitable goals

  • Determine which assets to donate

  • State who should receive the payments

  • Notify Capital to let us know you've made plans to make a gift

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