Start Planning Your Legacy

In 1899, Indiana Fletcher Williams founded Sweet Briar College through a visionary planned gift.

Indiana’s vision of a college for the education of young women inspired her to establish a trust of land and other assets that became her enduring legacy. This planned gift has provided transformational educational opportunities for generations of young women for over 100 years. Please join us as a Williams Associate to ensure that her legacy will prosper—in perpetuity.

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Not sure how to get started?

To get started, consider how you want to plan your gift.

Sample Language for Your Will

“I, [name], of [city, state], give [specific amount or percentage of the estate or description of property] to Sweet Briar College for its general purposes.”

Want to learn more?

If you have questions, rest assured that we’re always here to help. Simply contact Claire Dennison Griffith '80 at 434-381-6479 or cgriffith@sbc.edu with any questions.

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