b'Planned Giving Many supporters of New Mexico State University plan their gifts toPLANNED GIVING BY THE NUMBERSthe NMSU Foundation because they want to make a real difference inFiscal Year 2021the lives of students or faculty. Planned gifts amplify the joy of giving because these gifts may reduce ones income tax, negate capital gains$3M 10tax, allow assets to pass down at a reduced estate tax and even provide supplemental income. Value of realized gifts during Number of planned gifts createdWHAT IS PLANNED GIVING?Planned giving is a way to support charitable organizations, like the NMSU13 $1.77MFoundation, by making gifts using your estate. This could include a giftNew 1888 Society members New planned gifts receivedin your will, or by designating your retirement plan assets as a charitable gift. This type of support requires some planning but may offer tax benefits. Most take effect in the future as a final way to leave your legacy$177,375(and therefore do not affect todays finances).Average planned gift sizeWILL INDIVIDUALS BE RECOGNIZED FOR THEIR GIFT?Absolutely! The 1888 Society recognizes individuals who have notified us that the NMSU Foundation is included in their estate plans as the beneficiary of a will, trust, life income gift, life insurance policy, retirement plan or other planned gifts. Participation in the 1888 Society can be an inspirational experience, and has proven to encourage others to look toward the future and consider philanthropy.The greatness of our university begins with people, and we would be pleased to join with friends like you who are committed to bringing NMSU to the next level of excellence. Planned gifts, whatever the amount, provide critical support that enables NMSU to expand the frontiers of knowledge through our land-grant mission of teaching, research and service.Members of the 1888 Society are published periodically in our planned giving newsletter, Look to the Future. Members also receive invitations to special events planned for this coveted group.If you have made plans for a planned gift and have not notified us, please contact us. NMSU is grateful beyond measure for your consideration of making a planned gift, and it inspires us in all we do. USE YOUR ESTATE TO IMPACT OTHERSLearn more about making a planned gift by contactingthe NMSU Foundation at (800) 342-6678 or plannedgiving@nmsufoundation.org. We would behappy to talk to you at no obligation.9 2021 Annual Report'