Foundation - Sample Bequest Language

Planning a charitable gift by bequest can be an important component of your estate plan. Capital Region Medical Foundation offers the following suggested language for gifts by bequest. You my add whatever details you wish concerning memorial funds, etc., if this is appropriate.

The statement may be as simple as this:

I give, devise, and bequeath to Capital Region Medical Foundation, a Missouri nonprofit corporation, the sum of $__________ (Or specifically described property.)

It is always advisable to consult with your attorney when drafting your will to assure your wishes for family and charity are clearly documented.