The Legacy Society recognizes individual donors and their spouse who make planned gifts or bequests to Des Moines University. The Legacy Society recognizes and celebrates commitments made today that will benefit DMU’s students, faculty, and programs for many generations to come.
Planned gifts may be any amount and must be documented with Statement of Intent, Supporting estate documentation and a member of the development staff.
Gifts can be made in support of any Des Moines University college, program, fund or university event.
Eligible Gift Types:
Charitable gift annuities
Charitable remainder trusts
Life insurance policy
Retained life estate agreements
Gifts of retirement assets
Donor Recognition and Opportunities for Engagement:
Special invitation to the annual President’s Society reception
Donor name(s) listed in the annual Des Moines University Honor Roll of Donors
Special invitations to donor and campus events
Current Legacy Society Members:
Arthur E. Angove, D.O. ’62
Lyle R. Bailey, D.O. ’55
Lori & Larry J. Baker
Dr. & Mrs. Frank M. Clark
Dr. Robert & Brenda Good
James T. Haffenden, D.O. ’52
Aram Janigian, D.O. ’63 & Susie Janigian
Anthony C. Korvas, D.O. ’69 & Cathy A. Korvas
Ralph Levy, D.O.
Paul L. Ruza, D.O.
Alan J. Saltzman, D.O. ’78
Robert J. Smick, D.O. ’55
Lowell L. Troester, D.O. ’54
Richard L. Vermeer, D.O. ’76
Louis B. Walk, D.O. ’66
For more information about planned giving, please contact: