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Cornell College Heritage Society

Transforming lives on the Hilltop, forever

Cornell’s Heritage Society recognizes and honors the alumni, parents, and friends who have documented planned gifts to the college. Donors who include Cornell in their estate plans or life income gifts leave a lasting legacy and ensure the college’s impact on generations to come.

Benefits of Membership

  • Special recognition in the online Annual Report to Donors
  • Heritage Society lapel pin
  • Invitation to The President’s Reception at Homecoming
  • Special communications from the college throughout the year

Is Cornell College already included in your estate plans?

Sharing the details of your gift with us is beneficial to you, Cornell, and future donors, and it’s entirely confidential. If you already have an estate or life income gift in place for Cornell, please let us know of your intent by completing the Statement of Deferred Gift form and returning it by email to giving@cornellcollege.edu or mail to the Office of Alumni & College Advancement, 600 1st St SW, Mount Vernon, IA 52314.

Need more information?

See our planned giving page for information on different types of planned gifts and considerations in determining what's best for you.

Planned Giving

Have questions or want to speak with a member of our staff about your intentions?

Contact us at 877-683-7666 or giving@cornellcollege.edu