Donor Stories

Learn how others have made an impact through their acts of giving to Palmer College. Explore the many benefits of charitable gift planning.

  • Providing for the Future through Insurance
    Providing for the Future through Insurance
    Excited about the leadership role Palmer College is taking and passionate for chiropractic, Dr. Kari Swain, Dav..
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  • Legacy Giving Through Retirement Funds
    Legacy Giving Through Retirement Funds
    "Deciding to give something back to Palmer College was not a difficult decision at all. Palmer was, after all, a significant...
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  • Dr. Paul and Alice Peterson Also Benefit from Gifting Stock
    Dr. Paul and Alice Peterson Also Benefit from Gifting Stock
    Longtime Palmer College board member and alumnus...
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  • Providing for Our Children's Future
    Providing for Our Children's Future
    I come from a "chiropractic" family, with my father, Dr. Marc Chasse, having started the tradition by graduating from Palmer in 1962.
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  • Giving Back to Palmer
    Giving Back to Palmer
    I grew up in Marin County in northern California, a very progressive area and people geared mostly toward increasing their own human potential.
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  • The Time Is Now
    The Time Is Now
    I've been an active participant in Palmer alumni groups and activities since graduation in 1969.
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  • A Bequest to Further Good Work
    A Bequest to Further Good Work
    Although I was five hundred miles from home and the coursework was demanding, the sense of camaraderie was terrific.
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  • Current Gifts
    Current Gifts
    Chiropractic has been a most meaningful part of my life, especially my health life.
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  • Deferred Gift Annuity
    Deferred Gift Annuity
    My experiences with chiropractic and Palmer College started very early in life since my father was a 1937 Palmer graduate.
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  • Endowed Scholarship Bequest to Assist Students
    Endowed Scholarship Bequest to Assist Students
    Establishing a scholarship fund in memory of my husband, was the least I could do to express my gratitude.
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  • Bequests
    Bequests
    My education from Palmer College has allowed me to live the way I always imagined.
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  • Peace of Mind Benefits Endowed Scholarship
    Peace of Mind Benefits Endowed Scholarship
    As a young man, Dr. Willard Smith suffered from migraine headaches and chronic back pain.
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Gift Examples

  • Sale and Unitrust
    Gene and Carol purchased stock in a small medical service company several years ago. Now, Gene and Carol are looking for a way to save taxes.
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  • Flexible Deferred Gift Annuity
    Lewis is a 54-year-old executive at a large healthcare company. He purchased company stock during years when the stock price was low, and now the stock has grown substantially.
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  • Part Gift and Part Sale
    Susan and Kevin bought their first home many years ago. They had planned to build a second home so that their children could spend their summers along the lake.
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  • Fixed Income for Retirement
    After working for decades as a pediatrician in a small rural town, Patricia was ready to retire.
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  • Capital Gains Tax Bypassed
    Peter and Gail were nearing retirement. Over the years, with the help of their financial advisor, they made solid investments in securities.
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  • Give it Twice Trust
    While visiting the Wills Planner on her favorite charity's website, June, a surviving spouse, came across the idea of a Give it Twice Trust.
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