Estates Giving

Make a lasting impact on JBU

In preparation for JBU’s next century, the university is encouraging alumni and friends to consider a bequest through their estate plan to support the university. Estate gifts leave a lasting, positive impact on the university and provide for the needs of students and the greater JBU community for generations to come.

$25 MILLION GOAL FOR 2019

$18.8 MillionGIVEN AND PLEDGED

$6.2 MillionREMAINING

 

Learn about estate planning through JBU’s partnership with PhilanthroCorp

Project Impact

Strengthen and Sustain JBU
Strengthen and Sustain JBU

JBU has been blessed by many generous estate gifts that have helped sustain and grow the university. Estate gifts enable JBU to continue its mission to educate the heads, hearts and hands of students for generations to come.

How to Participate
How to Participate

Alumni and friends can participate in the campaign by naming JBU as a charitable beneficiary in their estate plan. These gifts can be made through a will or trust, life insurance policy or even a retirement plan like a 401K or IRA.

Faculty Perspective
Faculty Perspective

Joe Walenciak - Dean, Soderquist College of Business
“I made JBU the recipient of my estate because I am proud to be part of a community that has remained faithful to preparing people to honor God and serve others. I take joy and pride knowing that my life’s work will continue to be part of the legacy that JBU is building in our world.”