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Great Basin College Foundation
1025 Chilton Circle
P.O. Box 2056
Elko, NV 89803
Phone: 775.327.2382

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Gifts in Honor or Memorial

GBC Foundation Sage Logo graphic.Thank you for considering a memorial gift to Great Basin College Foundation. We greatly appreciate your support. Donors typically make gifts in memory of a deceased family member, friend or co-worker and it is a wonderful way to honor your loved one and make a gift benefitting Great Basin College students and programs at the same time.

Memorial Gift Designation

Memorial gifts advance to the unrestricted fund of Great Basin College Foundation unless otherwise restricted by a donor. This fund provides flexibility, allowing us to act quickly to address campus needs, take advantage of special opportunities and support the costs related to raising private funds for the college.

Memorial Language Used in an Obituary

Families may ask for memorial gifts through the obituary. The notice in the obituary might read, “In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to Great Basin College Foundation, P.O. Box 2056, Elko, NV 89803. Please memo in Memory of: name on the check” or visit www.gbcnv.ed/foundation to make a gift online”.

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When making a memorial gift, please include the name and address of theindividual you would like us to notify of your gift so that we may send an acknowledgement of your donation to the individual you designate. You will also receive acknowledgement of your gift and confirmation that we notified the designated individual of your thoughtfulness.

You may also make an unrestricted gift in honor of your loved one online.

Again, we thank you for choosing to honor and celebrate the life of your loved one by supporting Great Basin College Foundation.

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Great Basin College Foundation Office
Phone: 775.327.2382

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Why Great Basin College

Great Basin College, "The Gold Standard in the Silver State", offers associate and baccalaureate level education in academic, career and technical fields. Welcoming over 4,000 students annually from all corners of the country, both online and at our various campuses and centers, GBC's presence extends across two time zones and spans more than 86,000 square miles throughout Nevada. A leader in rural higher education, GBC takes pride in developing students who are well-prepared to meet the demands of industry and who contribute to the success and prosperity of the local economy.

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