The Legacy Society

Membership in the CPCC Legacy Society is open to individuals who inform us that they have provided for the College in their wills or trusts, or through other planned giving options:

  • Bequests
  • Charitable Gift Annuity
  • Charitable Remainder Trust
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Memorial Gifts
  • Retirement Plan Beneficiary
  • Revocable Trust
  • Outright gifts of Marketable Assets (for example, property and securities)

Legacy Society members will receive benefits such as:

  • Invitation to an annual recognition event hosted by the CPCC President
  • Recognition in the Foundation's Annual Report
  • Publications describing CPCC's events and significant achievements
  • A charitable tax deduction
  • Reduction of estate settlement costs
  • Reduced capital gains taxes
  • Possible increased spendable income
  • Possible Income for your and/or a loved one's lifetime

Enrollment in the CPCC Legacy Society requires only that you notify the CPCC Foundation of your intent. If you would like to learn more about a particular type of planned or deferred giving opportunity, we will gladly provide details. Legacy Society members may direct their gifts or bequest plans for the general mission of the College or to benefit a specific program.

The Foundation's legal name is:  Central Piedmont Community College Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit located at 1322 East Fourth Street, Charlotte, NC 28204.

If you would like to know more about becoming a member of the CPCC Legacy Society, please contact Brenda Lea, Director, Planned Giving.

Brenda Lea
Phone: 704.330.6869

An annual administrative fee of 1% of market value is charged to endowments managed by the Central Piedmont Community College Foundation.