Carolina Guardian Society

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Overview

The Carolina Guardian Society honors our alumni and friends who have generously remembered the University of South Carolina or one of its affiliated foundations in their estate plans. Please contact us to learn how you can leave a legacy for the University of South Carolina or one of its affiliated foundations or notify us of your intentions so we may welcome you to the Carolina Guardian Society.

How to Join

The following types of commitments, confirmed in writing and subject to certain restrictions, qualify you for membership in the Carolina Guardian Society:

If you have already included the University of South Carolina or one of its affiliated foundations in a bequest or other planned gift, we hope you will let us know by filling out the Carolina Guardian Society membership form. Your willingness to be listed as a member of the Carolina Guardian Society encourages others to follow your example. We honor the wishes of those who choose to remain anonymous, but we urge you to let us know of your plans on a confidential basis. If you have not yet included the University of South Carolina or one of its affiliated foundations in your plans and would like to explore the best options for you and your family, please contact us. We will be glad to provide a confidential forum to discuss your options without any obligation.

Benefits of Membership

Each new member will receive a certificate of appreciation and a welcome letter from the Chair of the Carolina Guardian Society, along with a handsome recognition gift that we hope you will treasure for years to come.

In addition to these small expressions of gratitude, we hope you will allow us to recognize you as a member of the Carolina Guardian Society. Lastly, as a member of the Carolina Guardian Society, you will receive timely information, tips, and ongoing professional gift planning services from the Office of Gift Planning.