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Gifts by Will or Trust

A charitable gift from your estate is a favored method of giving that enables you to achieve your financial goals, maintain control of your assets, and benefit Pratt.
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Naming Us in Your Assets

While you may transfer many of your assets through your will or living trust, a document called a beneficiary designation controls distribution of your retirement plans, life insurance policies, commercial annuities and a variety of financial accounts.
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The IRA Gift (QCD)

The IRA charitable rollover (also called the Qualified Charitable Distribution, or QCD) is a great way to make a tax-free gift to Pratt Institute.
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Life Income Gifts

Learn about gifts that allow you to give to Pratt Institute while generating income for yourself and your family.
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Charitable Lead Trust

Make a substantial gift to Pratt Institute in the form of fixed annual payments and pass assets to your family or other heirs at reduced tax cost.
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Bargain Sale

Receive immediate cash and make a gift to Pratt Institute by selling to us a valuable asset, such as real estate, for less than it is worth.