The Indiana Fletcher Williams Associates was founded to recognize all alumnae, parents and friends who state in writing that they have included the College in their estate plans. By including Sweet Briar in your estate plans or through a deferred gift, you can make a significant commitment to future generations of young women and the impact that Sweet Briar will have on their lives. Indiana Fletcher Williams founded Sweet Briar College through a bequest. As such, estate gifts have played and will continue to play a vital role in the perpetual strength of the college.
Planned giving is an effective and mutually beneficial way to give to Sweet Briar. By making a planned gift, you assist Sweet Briar in its mission of providing a bold and distinctive liberal arts education for women, while you receive benefits such as increased retirement income, a charitable income tax deduction, capital gains tax savings and lower estate taxes. There are numerous types of planned gifts, including bequests through wills, charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder and lead trusts and gifts of life insurance, among others. Your planned gift will sustain the excellence of Sweet Briar College into the future.
The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. Figures cited in examples are for illustrative purposes only. References to tax rates include federal taxes only and are subject to change. State law may further impact your individual results. Annuities are subject to regulation by the State of California. Payments under such agreements, however, are not protected or otherwise guaranteed by any government agency or the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association. A charitable gift annuity is not regulated by the Oklahoma Insurance Department and is not protected by a guaranty association affiliated with the Oklahoma Insurance Department. Charitable gift annuities are not regulated by and are not under the jurisdiction of the South Dakota Division of Insurance.