An easy way to give from your IRA

If you are over the age of 70 1/2, you can easily make a charitable gift in the form of a cash distribution from your IRA.

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A tradition of philanthropy

Your giving advances Cornell University’s mission and continues a tradition of philanthropy that established Cornell, and continues to thrive. We can help you expand your philanthropy with knowledge, confidence, and tools to help develop your gift plan.

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Many gift planning documents require the following information about Cornell.

Legal Name

Cornell University

Federal Tax Identification Number


Mailing address

Office of Trusts, Estates, and Gift Planning
130 E. Seneca Street, Suite 400
Ithaca, NY 14850

(800) 481-1865

People changing lives at Cornell

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Financial planning disclaimer

The discussion herein is general in nature and may not apply to all individuals. Prospective donors are urged to consult their personal tax and financial advisors concerning the specific consequences of making gifts to Cornell University. We would be pleased to discuss, in confidence, ways in which you may support Cornell University. These measures may also have an impact on your estate planning.

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