Your gift, big or small, makes all the difference to continuing the Wisconsin experience you remember.
Gift planning integrates your charitable gift into your overall financial, tax and estate planning to maximize the benefits both to you and to the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
At the UW, scholarships are more important today than ever before. For many talented and gifted young people who dream of going to college.
Bequests & Wills
A bequest may be in the form of cash, securities, real estate or other property. You should specify that the UW Foundation is to receive a certain amount or percentage of your estate.
Employer matching-gift programs can double or even triple your gift to the university.
To send a gift to UW Foundation by mail, please print the gift form and mail it with your gift. You may make a gift to the University of Wisconsin via monthly or quarterly electronic fund transfers.
Gifts that qualify for naming opportunities are a meaningful and lasting way to impact life at the UW.
Some of the most effective and far-reaching gifts are those given to create an endowment. Endowed funds are critical to the financial stability of the UW.
Securities and Stocks
Gifts of appreciated property have been considered the “best value” in charitable giving. That is because there are multiple benefits to making a gift of this type.