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Learn how others have made an impact at AU with their thoughtful gift plans. Explore the many benefits of charitable gift planning.
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and discover gift options that provide tax and income benefits. Discover the best planned gift to meet your goals.
'Give It Twice' Trust
A very popular option for a parent with children is called the "Give It Twice" trust. This is a trust funded when the surviving parent passes away. Part of the estate is transferred outright to children. The balance is placed...
California Mudslide Relief
At 3:30 AM on January 9, an intense rainstorm dropped ½ inch of rain in five minutes just east of Santa Barbara, California. The hillsides north of Montecito had been cleared of most brush and trees by the...