Planned Gifts

FREE Guide to Planned Gifts

The WGCU Legacy Society honors people who make a provision for WGCU in their wills, establish a life income gift to WGCU, or create an endowment of $10,000 or more for sustainable support of WGCU.

As a member of the WGCU Legacy Society:

  • Dual membership in the WGCU Legacy Society and FGCU Legacy Society
  • Enroll your children/grandchildren in the WGCU Birthday Club. Each child enrolled will receive a membership packet with stickers, books, bookmarks and more on their birthday. During their birthday month, they will see their name on television as part of the WGCU Birthday Club.
  • Enjoy private tours of WGCU Public Media.
  • Take advantage of pre-sale opportunities to purchase event tickets before WGCU makes them available to the public.
  • Receive invitations to special WGCU events.
  • We’ll share DVDs of locally produced WGCU programming (as available).

Become a member of the WGCU Legacy Society by one of the following steps:

  • Notify us of your intention to make a bequest to WGCU. One way to provide notice is by completing this form: Confirmation of Legacy Gift.
  • Establish a charitable gift annuity or other type of life income gift with WGCU.
  • Make an outright gift of $10,000 or more to create an endowment for sustainable support of WGCU. Visit our Fund our Future page to learn more about funding opportunities that match the goals for your legacy.

If you would like information on making a planned gift to WGCU you can download a free printable WGCU Planned Giving Guide.  The guide includes information on: wills, living trusts, life insurance, retirement plans, real estate, stock, retained life estates, charitable remainder annuity trusts, charitable gift annuities, and charitable lead trusts.

Download the WGCU Planned Gifts Guide

To speak with a representative today about leaving a lasting legacy, please contact:

Kimberly Dye
Associate General Manager for Development and Community Relations
(239)590-2345 •

Gina Dengler
Donor Relations Specialist
(239)590-2328 •

Jennifer Denike
Donor Relations Specialist
(239) 590-2514 •