Planned Giving

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The Heritage Society honors those who make planned gifts to BJU or to any of the tax-exempt entities friendly to BJU*:
  • BJU Scholarship Fund (BJUSF)
  • Bruins Foundation
  • Science & Engineering Endowment Fund (S&E)
  • Alliance for Excellence (AE)
  • BJU Museum & Gallery (BJU M&G)
  • Gospel Fellowship Association (GFA)

Planned Gifts that qualify an individual for membership in the Society include:
  • Testamentary bequest (via will or living trust)
  • Life insurance beneficiary designation
  • IRA/401K beneficiary designation
  • Charitable gift annuity
  • Charitable remainder annuity trust
  • Charitable remainder unitrust
  • Charitable lead trust
  • Gift of life insurance
By giving to any of the funds listed above in your estate plan, you will be qualified for membership in the Heritage Society and entitled to these privileges.
  • Annual appreciation luncheon during Bible Conference
  • Membership card entitling you to various privileges on campus
  • Gift card for purchases at the BJU Campus Store
For more information about the Heritage Society, or to speak with a Heritage Society representative, please contact us
at (888) 252-6363 or
*BJU does not qualify as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, and gifts to it may not be deducted for federal income, gift, or estate tax purposes. The BJUSF, Bruins Foundation, S&E, AE, BJU M&G, and GFA are all 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations, and gifts to these organizations may be deducted for federal income, gift, or estate tax purposes.