Carol

Alsip

Associate Director of Annual Campaigns
(405) 692-3185

Outright Gifts [+]

Will and Estate Planning [-]

The most common form of deferred or planned gift to support Mid-America Christian University is a bequest contained in a person's will or revocable (living) trust. The following language is an example of how a bequest to benefit MACU may be worded:

I give, devise and bequeath to Mid-America Christian University, a qualified 501(c)(3) charitable organization located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, _____ percent of my residual estate (or a specific bequest of $__________, or other personal or real property appropriately described) for (unrestricted use or a specific college, school, program), to be used in accordance with the terms of the most recent written directive or fund agreement I have signed with the University, otherwise to be used as directed by the (e.g. President, Athletic Director, Department, etc.) at Mid-America Christian University.
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Life Income Gifts [-]

A life income gift, such as a charitable gift annuity or a charitable remainder unitrust, can provide you and/or your loved ones with an income for the duration of your lives or for a specific number of years. You receive a current income tax dedication as well.
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Gifts of Retirement Plans

Naming Mid-America Christian University as a primary or contingent beneficiary of a private pension fund (e.g. IRA, SEP, 401(k)) can result in significant tax savings for your estate upon death.
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Retained Life Estate

You can generate a current income tax deduction by giving a home or farm to MACU, while retaining the right to use the property during your lifetime. The property will also be removed from your taxable estate.

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Memorial and Endowment Gifts [+]