Endowed Gifts

Your Gift Can Last Forever

An endowment gift to the University of North Texas today provides a brighter picture for our future. When you make a donation to an endowment, you give a gift with both immediate and long-term benefits.

Endowment donations are invested. A portion of the annual income from the investment is used to address immediate needs at UNT. The remaining funds are reinvested to ensure indefinite support.

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An Example of How It Works

Couple Smiling Longtime the University of North Texas supporters Susan and Charlie have two goals: First, they want to make sure UNT continues to receive support after they're gone. Second, they want to memorialize Charlie's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jones.

Susan and Charlie make a $25,000 donation to UNT, which we invest, and each year, a portion of the income from the invested money will be used to support our mission in honor of the Joneses. Plus, Susan and Charlie qualify for a federal income tax charitable deduction on their taxes.

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Next Steps

  1. Contact Roy Grisham, CPCU at 940-565-3686 or roy.grisham@unt.edu to discuss endowed gifts.
  2. Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
  3. If you include UNT in your plans, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.

Legal name: University of North Texas Foundation
Address: 1155 Union Circle #311250, Denton, TX, 76203-5017
Federal tax ID number: 23-7232618