Bequests

Creating your legacy is easier than ever

One of the most powerful ways to support our work for the common good is to include the Capital Area United Way in your will.

To make this process easier than ever, we’ve partnered with FreeWill to give all of our supporters the opportunity to write their legally valid wills online for free. In less than 20 minutes, you will have a will that is valid in all 50 states.

If you have a more complicated estate, FreeWill can be used to create a set of documented wishes to bring to a lawyer’s office and save time and money.

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If you are working with a financial advisor, please include Capital Area United Way into your will.

I hereby give, devise and bequeath to ORGANIZATION, a 501(c)# nonprofit organization located at ADDRESS, Federal Tax ID #         , the sum of (DOLLAR AMOUNT) ($________) from my estate to be used for the benefit of ________________________(General Operations/Endowment/Specific Program).

 

I hereby give, devise and bequeath ____ percent (___%) of my total estate, determined as of the date of my death, to ORGANIZATION, a 501(c)# nonprofit organization located at ADDRESS, Federal Tax ID #            ,  to be used for the benefit of ________________________(General Operations/Endowment/Specific Program).

I hereby give, devise and bequeath to ORGANIZATION,  a 501(c)# nonprofit organization located at ADDRESS, Federal Tax ID #              , (ALL OR A PERCENTAGE) (___%) of the rest, residue and remainder of my estate to be used for the benefit of ________________________(General Operations/Endowment/Specific Program).

If (primary beneficiary) does not survive me, then I hereby give, devise and bequeath to ORGANIZATION, a 501(c)# nonprofit organization located at ADDRESS, Federal Tax ID #          , (DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY or THE SUM OF ) ______________________________  to be used for the benefit of ________________________(General Operations/Endowment/Specific Program).

If you are considering a bequest but would like to ensure that your bequest will be used for a specific purpose, please let us know. We would be happy to work with you and your attorney to help you identify ways to give and meet your charitable objectives. We will also work with you and your attorney to craft language to accomplish your goals. For additional information contact Nick Lynch at  [phone] or n.lynch@micauw.org.

For more information please contact, Nick Lynch, Vice President of Fund Development at 517-203-5025 | n.lynch @micauw.org.