""We believe, that is, you and I, that education is not an expense. We believe it is an investment."
- Lyndon B. Johnson

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Planned Giving The Legacy Society of UC

Planned gifts provide a forward-thinking opportunity to provide for the bright, strong future of Union Catholic High School by including UC in estate plans through a will, trust, retirement plan, life insurance or real estate. By remembering Union Catholic in your estate planning, you will leave a lasting legacy of financial health for generations to come.

Benefits to the Donor

  • A bequest has no effect on current living situation.
  • A planned gift may reduce estate taxes.
  • A planned gift may be designated for endowment, capital projects or a specific program that meets the needs of the school.
  • Receive recognition as a member of The Legacy Society

The Legacy Society of Union Catholic

Union Catholic recognizes the importance of planned giving and wishes to thank, acknowledge, and honor planned giving donors during their lifetimes. To accomplish this, UC has established The Legacy Society. Legacy Society members enjoy certain privileges. These include:

  • Annual Legacy Society Luncheon
  • Subscription to UC Legacy newsletter
  • Complimentary invitations to special events
  • Two passes to UC home athletic events
  • Two tickets to UC Performing Arts Company productions

Membership is automatic upon notification of a donor's intention to include Union Catholic in his or her estate plan. We encourage you to join The Legacy Society and consider a bequest in conjunction with your other methods of giving to the school.

Contact the Development Office to Make a Planned Gift

If you are interested in making a planned gift, please consult your financial advisor or estate lawyer to discuss the various options available. You are also welcome to contact Susan Dyckman, director of development at or 908-889-1600 ext. 309 to notify UC of your planned gift or to obtain more information. All inquiries are confidential and requests to remain anonymous will be honored.