Kaitlin was looking for ways to honor the support she received during her time at Colby. By naming the College as a beneficiary of her retirement account, she could make a simple commitment now that would create longterm impact.

The connection she feels with other Colbians—a friendly wave to someone with a Colby bumper sticker or reaching out to peers in her role as a class volunteer—inspires Kaitlin to play a role in supporting future students.