The University of Wisconsin Foundation is seeking an experienced development director to join a team of professionals responsible for the private funds development programs at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. This newly created position will have primary responsibility for the planning, management, and implementation of a major gifts development program, with the Arts Institute.
Connecting nursing students to state-of-the art facilities just got a lot easier at the new School of Nursing.
James and Susan Patterson strengthen their commitment to literacy and teaching at the School of Education for maximum impact.
To create an endowment, you would leave a certain sum through your will or living trust or perhaps name us as a beneficiary of a retirement plan or life insurance policy. That sum would be used to establish a permanent fund in your name.
Many people have made charitable gifts through the IRA rollover legislation that was in effect from 2006-2013, but it has yet to be renewed by Congress for this year (though that still could happen). However, there is another, indirect way you can make a charitable gift not only from an IRA but from other retirement plans such as a 401(k) or 403(b).