Thank you for considering Truckee Meadows Community College in your estate plan. A planned gift to the College will fulfill your charitable goals and preserve your legacy while providing tax benefits to you and your family.
TMCC's planned giving program is designed to support the College and its programs in the long term despite fluctuations in other funding sources. TMCC will work with you and your financial advisor to determine the best way for you to include the College in your estate plan.
The TMCC Foundation was established to support the College's mission and is the fundraising division of the College. The TMCC Foundation is a non-profit, 501(c)3 entity and as such, gifts to the College through the Foundation are tax deductible as permitted by law.
Please let us know if you have included the College in your estate plan so we may maintain communication with you and acknowledge your support of the College.
For more information about planned gifts to the College, please contact your financial advisor/attorney or contact us for an informational meeting.
Planned Giving Resources
We have helpful resource documents to help you and your financial planner work out options for your estate plan.
Making a Bequest to TMCC
You may make a bequest to Truckee Meadows Community College by naming the TMCC Foundation as a beneficiary of your estate through your will or trust agreement. We recommend that you consult with legal counsel to ensure the proper language is included in your will or trust agreement (sample below).
Your will or trust may include a variety of gift forms:
- Cash, stocks, bonds, real estate, or personal property
- A specified percentage of your estate
- The balance of your estate after attending to family members
The following information may be helpful when working with your financial advisor:
The full legal name of beneficiary:
Truckee Meadows Community College Foundation
TMCC Mailing Address:
7000 Dandini Boulevard, RDMT 200, Reno, Nevada, 89512
Tax ID Number:
Sample language to include TMCC in your will or trust (not a specific program)
"I hereby give the Truckee Meadows Community College Foundation, a non-profit corporation organized and existing under the laws of the state of Nevada, and with the current business address of 7000 Dandini Boulevard, Reno, Nevada, 89512, the [sum of $______ or my right and interest to the following property ______] to be used as determined appropriate by the Foundation Board to support College programs."
Sample language to include TMCC in your will or trust (specific program/use)
"I hereby give the Truckee Meadows Community College Foundation, a non-profit corporation organized and existing under the laws of the state of Nevada, and with the current business address of 7000 Dandini Boulevard, Reno, Nevada, 89512, the [sum of $______ or my right and interest to the following property______].
The bequest outlined above is to be used for the following programs/purposes:______."