Gift Planning

Gifts That Pay You Income

A "guaranteed paycheck" for life. What's not to like about a gift that pays you income?

Did you know there's a gift to Smith College that returns payments to you? Yes, the IRS allows and encourages these creative plans that can stretch your giving ability. Here’s how they work:

Some of the best ways to support Smith College are available through life-income gifts. These "Gifts That Pay You Income" help you make a substantial gift to Smith College while increasing your income.

The plans described here all have one substantial advantage over investment vehicles you read about elsewhere: they produce generous gifts to Smith College. So, while you will receive income for life or a set period of time, you can provide for yourself and Smith College today.

Contact Us

Planning your estate and legacy for future generations, including your charitable interests, takes careful evaluation. Consulting with the appropriate professionals can assist you.

Office of Gift Planning

Dawes House
8 Bedford Terrace
Northampton, MA 01063

Phone: (800) 241-2056 (option 5) or (413) 585-2051
E-mail: gift_planning@smith.edu