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Gift planning

Explore giving strategies to fulfill your philanthropic aspirations and your financial plans.

You have tremendous pride in your life’s work and you have taken great care to build a future for yourself and those you love. It’s Cornell’s honor to be part of your philanthropy, and we cherish your trust in the university.

Let our Office of Trusts, Estates, and Gift Planning help you with smart plans to sustain your personal financial goals and to fulfill your hopes for the people and programs you care about at Cornell.

We will guide you through options that fit you best—from setting up gifts that pay you income and protect your assets, to creating a retirement plan and providing for a special place in your will for your beloved alma mater.

Learn more by visiting our site or reach out to us today.


Chip Bryce ’81, P’15, P’18
Executive Director, Office of Trusts, Estates, and Gift Planning

Division of Alumni Affairs and Development 130 E. Seneca Street, Suite 400 Ithaca, NY 14850