Donating to the Foundation
There are a number of ways to contribute to the Chesapeake College Foundation 和 thus contribute to Chesapeake College 和 the community it serves.
Cash, Check or Credit card: Gifts of cash or check may be designated to a specific program or fund based on the donor's preference, or may be used by the Foundation as needed. Credit cards accepted include American Express, Visa, MasterCard, or Discover. Gifts can be mailed to Chesapeake College Foundation, P.O. 盒8, 怀依工厂 MD 21679-0008.
匹配的礼物: Businesses may match personal contributions to increase 和 often double the gift size. Check with your employer to see if they are a matching gift company.
股票和债券: 转移ring gifts of securities, 共同基金, 股票 和 债券 to the Foundation can provide income tax deductions 和 eliminate capital gains taxes. Contact your broker to assess the benefits of such a gift.
承诺: Gifts can be pledged 和 paid over a designated period of time. The Foundation Office will send reminders at appropriate intervals. Acknowledgements 和 receipts are sent when pledge payments are received. 承诺 may not be claimed as tax deductions until they become gifts.
遗产: The Chesapeake College Foundation, 公司. can be named as a beneficiary of gifts of cash, 个人财产, 股票, 债券, or any other assets through the provision of a will. The following bequest language should be shared with your professional advisor: I give (describe dollar amount, property or proportion of residuary estate) to the Chesapeake College Foundation, 公司., P.O. 盒8, 怀依工厂, MD, 21679, for its general educational 和 charitable purposes (or define specific purpose). The Foundation office is happy to discuss ways to ensure that a donor’s wishes are carried out.
Charitable Gift Annuities: Charitable Gift Annuities allow the donor to realize income tax deductions, receive a lifetime income 和 support the Chesapeake College Foundation. Contact the Foundation Office for more information.
人寿保险: The Chesapeake College Foundation, 公司. can be named the beneficiary of an existing or new life insurance policy. Another option is to transfer ownership of an existing policy to the Foundation.
退休储蓄: The Chesapeake College Foundation can be named as a beneficiary of retirement savings.
Charitable IRA Rollover: If you are 70 和 ½ or older, you may direct your distribution from a traditional IRA or Roth IRA (certain exclusions may apply) directly to the Chesapeake College Foundation. This distribution will support Chesapeake College 和 also reduce your income tax liability. Contact the Foundation Office for more information.
房地产: Gifts of property may provide helpful tax deductions for the donor 和 alleviate capital gains penalties. The Foundation reserves the right to assess gifts of property in terms of potential benefit to the College or Foundation, as well as the right to liquidate real estate gifts.
Gifts-in-Kind:用品礼品, 设备, 个人财产, or service that meet specific needs may be donated to the Chesapeake College Foundation. 然而, consultation with the Foundation Office staff is important to ensure that the gift is usable by the department for which it is designated.
All gifts should be directed to the Chesapeake College Foundation, 公司., a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization, donations to which are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.