Planned Giving

Your Gift Matters

Make a significant impact by planning for your future gift.

They are the shoots that I planted, the work of my hands, so that I might be glorified. (Isaiah 60:21)

Have you considered how planning your gift to Princeton Theological Seminary prepares faithful Christian leaders? The incredible legacy inherited by today's students started with seeds of generosity from past sowers. There are many wonderful ways a planned gift may realize your personal, financial, and philanthropic goals while ensuring personal financial security.

We invite you to plant a seed today with the promises for tomorrow.

Planned Giving - FAQs

What is planned giving?

Planning your gift to Princeton Theological Seminary in the short-, medium-, or long-term is a wonderful way to show your support for our mission while accommodating your own personal, financial, estate-planning, and philanthropic goals. There are various gift options shared in these pages for you to explore.

If you have any specific questions or need any assistance, please use our Contact Us link to be in touch.

I would like to make a larger gift to the Seminary but I am not able to give that amount right away. How can I make an impact over time?

You may be able to increase the size of your gift by incorporating the Seminary into your estate plans and/or be able to reduce the tax burden on your heirs. Just as important, you will know that you have made a meaningful contribution to PTS over many years.

Can I direct how Princeton Seminary will use my gift?

Yes, you may be in touch to share your hopes for your gift to PTS with us. Please use our Contact Us link to be in touch. Princeton Theological Seminary will do its best to fulfill your intentions as much as it is able to do so.

How will Princeton Seminary recognize my gift?

We would be delighted to recognize your planned gift to PTS by listing you as a member of the Martha Banyar Le Roy Legacy Society in our Annual Report. The Society also holds occasional events during the year.

If your gift will have a specific purpose, we would be thrilled to discuss appropriate ways to recognize your support. Please use our Contact Us link to be in touch.

I have more detailed questions and cannot find the answer on these pages. Whom should I contact?

Please use our Contact Us link to be in touch. You may also reach out to Jemima Attanasio, Director of Philanthropy and Strategic Engagement, at Jemima.attanasio@ptsem.edu or at (609) 497-7782.

Additionally, The Presbyterian Foundation houses substantial planned giving information and resources on their website link here.

Educating faithful Christian leaders.

Special Advisor & Founding Director, IJM Institute

Bethany Hoang, Class of 2004

“The rooting of justice in our spiritual formation in Christ requires careful thought and teaching. I was equipped to lead in this way through my time at PTS.”