Have you thought about making a gift to AG Bell in your will or trust?
You can create a lasting legacy that will help children live without the limits of deafness and hearing loss. By choosing to make a gift to AG Bell in your will or trust, you ensure your impact with a powerful and enduring planned gift.
AG Bell offers several ways you can leave a lasting gift in your will or trust.
If you would like to make a legacy gift in your existing will, please use the following language:
For a specific bequest:
I give and bequeath unto the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, tax ID 53-0196644, the sum of $_____ to be used for general charitable purposes.
For a residuary bequest:
You may be looking for a way to make a significant gift to help further our mission. A bequest is a gift made through your will or trust. It is one of the most popular and flexible ways that you can support our cause.
I give and bequeath ___% of my residuary estate to the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, tax ID 53-0196644, to be used for its general charitable purposes.
For a designated or endowed bequest:
I give and bequeath unto the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, tax ID 53-0196644, (the sum of $)/(% of my residuary estate) to be used by it for [state designation or purpose]. In the event the purpose for which this bequest has been designated or restricted can no longer be accomplished, I direct that it be used by the AG Bell for such similar charitable purposes as it shall determine.
If you’ve already created a gift in your estate plan, please fill out this form so we can recognize your impact.
If you have questions or would like additional information about making a planned gift to AG Bell, please download our information sheet or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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