"Through my trust and IRA rollovers I was able to make generous gifts and save taxes at the same time. By contributing to the School of Drama, I support its mission to produce the artistic visionaries and creative leaders of tomorrow."
John Allen Jones is supporting the partnership between the Yale health community and New Haven. Through previously established gift annuities, John has created an endowed fund to support the HAVEN Free Clinic, a student run health center located in the Fairhaven Community Center.
Joan Kerelejza honored her former professor by making gifts to Yale of real estate and distributions from her Individual Retirement Accounts to endow a scholarship fund. She never expected the inaugural scholarship recipient to share so many similar qualities of her teacher and friend.
Inspired by the scholarships that made his Yale experience possible, Michael A. Doyle '59, '62 LL.B. and his wife, Bunny Winter, set up charitable remainder trusts to benefit both of their alma maters, Yale and Wellesley. Later, they also named Yale the trustee.