By naming the University of Minnesota or M Health Fairview in your will or other estate plan, you will have a tremendous impact on students, faculty, research, and outreach efforts well into the future.
Wills and Trusts
Including a gift in your will or trust, known as a charitable bequest, is a meaningful way to support the University of Minnesota or M Health Fairview.
Retirement assets or life insurance
Make a gift to the University of Minnesota or M Health Fairview through a beneficiary designation on your retirement account or life insurance policy.
Bank or brokerage account
Naming the University of Minnesota or M Health Fairview as a beneficiary of a bank or brokerage account is a simple way to make a gift.
Gifts of appreciated securities
Gifts of appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual fund shares can be a tax-advantaged way to provide immediate support for the University of Minnesota.
Gifts that provide income
A charitable gift annuity is a simple way for donors to make a gift with some attractive benefits.
IRA qualified charitable distribution
If you are age 70½ or older, you may give up to $100,000 directly from your IRA to qualified charities without paying federal income tax on the distribution.
Real estate and other property
Make a gift of real estate, tangible personal property, or commodities.