Giving

Quality programs at Franklin College are built on a solid liberal arts foundation. In a supportive and caring community, students are able to realize their full potential. They graduate with the skills and determination to serve their professions, their communities and their fellow citizens.

Expanding opportunities, FOSTERING PASSION.

FC relies on the philanthropy of alumni and friends to help strengthen the value of the core curriculum, enhance the quality of academic support services, and expand student life opportunities. Large or small, every gift counts. All gifts help strengthen the educational mission of the college.

OpportunityAdvantage
Annual GivingOutright gifts made annually provide current support to Franklin College.
Gifts can be made with cash, securities, tangible personal property or real estate.
They can be designated to help a program or project of special interest.
Outright gifts entitle you to a charitable tax deduction in the year the gift is made.
You receive the satisfaction of knowing your gift is put to use right away.
Planned GivingPlanned gifts are gifts that provide future support to Franklin College.
Planned gifts are donations made through provisions in your will, revocable living trust, life insurance, charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder trusts or other similar arrangements.
Many gift plans offer immediate benefits such as specific tax advantages for you and your heirs or a lifetime stream of income.
You receive the satisfaction of helping future generations of Franklin College students.
Capital & Endowment GiftsCapital gifts are gifts that provide for renovating and maintaining existing buildings and campus grounds, major equipment purchases or constructing new spaces on campus.
Capital gifts are typically given for a specific purpose or project need.
Gifts to the endowment provide ongoing and continuous support to Franklin College.
Endowment gifts are invested in perpetuity to produce income and distributed according to the endowment distribution policy.
Distribution of endowment income provides support for a college program, student scholarship or faculty position that you have chosen.
Outright capital or endowment gifts entitle you to a charitable tax deduction in the year the gift is made.
You receive the satisfaction of providing a strong and stable future for Franklin College.