This is the right gift for you if you:

  • Wish to make an outright, life-income, or retained life estate, or bequest gift
  • Own real estate that is not subject to a mortgage
  • Wish to avoid incurring capital gains tax on the transfer of a highly appreciated asset -or-
  • Wish to become joint owners of the property with Oberlin College
  • Have owned the property for more than one year
  • Wish to make a gift of art to the museum, musical instruments to the conservatory, or books to the library

This asset can be used to fund: Charitable Remainder Trusts, Retained Life Estate, and Charitable Lead Trusts.

This asset can be designated to: Area of Greatest Need, Scholarships, Professorships, Endowment, and the Conservatory of Music.

Take the Next Step:

To learn more about making a gift of tangible property, contact the Leadership Giving staff at giving@oberlin.edu  or call (440) 775-8545 .

If you have a question about property, estate, or income-generating gifts, our Gift Planning staff is at your service at gift.planning@oberlin.edu  or (440) 775-8599 .