There are almost as many variations on ways to make a donation as there are needs to be met. Explore this section to discover new ways to make a gift that also take into consideration your personal circumstances and the needs of your loved ones.
Bequests Learn how to help others and University of California, San Diego Foundation by using one of the most popular and simplest ways to make a gift.More
Beneficiary Designations Continue supporting our work even after your lifetime by naming us as a beneficiary of your retirement plan, life insurance or insurance annuity assets.More
Charitable IRA Rollover Under the extended charitable IRA legislation for 2012 and 2013, if you’re 70½ or older, you can make charitable gifts now to University of California, San Diego Foundation using funds from your individual retirement accounts (IRAs) without undesirable tax effects.More
Charitable Remainder Trusts In the right circumstances, this plan can increase your income, reduce your taxes, unlock appreciated investments, rid you of investment worries and ultimately provide very important support. More
Memorial and Honorary Gifts If you have a family member or friend whose life has been touched by University of California, San Diego Foundation, we hope you'll consider making a gift to us in honor of that person.More
Give Your Home, But Live There for Life Find out how you can make a gift to University of California, San Diego Foundation of a remainder interest in your home, receive sizable tax benefits now and continue living in your home for the rest of your life.More