There are several types of plans. Many of these have wonderful benefits for the gift donors. Many of these families have enjoyed increased income and generous tax savings. You might start by meeting these friends.
Supporting La Sierra has become something I do every year because I value my experience as a La Sierra student and want to make similar opportunities possible for the next generation."
Carolyn (Fagal) Saliba, 1970
Peace of Mind Gift Annuity
Many years ago, Clara Lehman bought a home. Since she was so pleased with the home, she decided to buy stock in the company that builds and sells homes like it. Over the years, the stock has increased in value many times, but the value has been volatile.
Part Gift, Part Sale
Sue and Jim Wilson bought their first home many years ago. As they were landscaping in the yard, painting and fixing up that home, Jim was impressed with the home improvement store.
Sale and Unitrust
Gene and Carol White purchased stock in a small medical service company several years ago. The company has done well. A larger company is now discussing the possibility of buying the smaller company. Gene and Carol are looking for a way to save taxes.
The Retirement Unitrust
Mary Friendly grew up on a farm. When her parents passed away, she inherited the farm. When Mary was growing up, the farm was out in the country. The city now has grown until the farm is now within the city limits. Several developers would like to build homes on the farmland.
In the 55 combined years we have been teaching at La Sierra, annual gifts have been an important part of each student’s education because tuition and fees only cover about 60 percent of the actual cost to educate each student. This is still true today, which is why alumni support is as essential now as it has ever been."
Vernon and Winona Howe
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