The following are three samples of bequest gift provisions, for explanatory purposes only. They could be helpful when you meet with your estate planning attorney to make a legacy gift arrangements.

Specific Bequest:

A bequest of a particular item or part of an estate can be made to Man in the Mirror. This type of bequest is fulfilled before residual or contingent bequests.

I give, devise, and bequeath $____________ (enter dollar amount, percentage amount, or specific property/item) of my estate to Man in the Mirror, Inc., a non-profit corporation (Tax ID: 59-3178628), with headquarters located at 1375 SR 436 Casselberry, Florida 32707, to further the mission of Man in the Mirror.

 

Residual Bequest:

A residual bequest will follow the payment of estate expenses and specific bequests.

I give, devise, and bequeath ____________ (enter all or percentage amount) of the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate to Man in the Mirror, Inc., a non-profit corporation (Tax ID: 59-3178628), with headquarters located at 1375 SR 436 Casselberry, Florida 32707, to further the mission of Man in the Mirror.

 

Contingent Bequest:

Man in the Mirror can be named as a contingent beneficiary in your will or trust, if one or more of your specific bequests cannot be fulfilled.

Should my beneficiary, (name of beneficiary), predecease me or disclaim any interest in my bequest at the time of my demise, I give, devise, and bequeath ____________ (enter all or percentage amount) of the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate to Man in the Mirror, Inc., a non-profit corporation (Tax ID: 59-3178628), with headquarters located at 1375 SR 436 Casselberry, Florida 32707, to further the mission of Man in the Mirror.

 

Customized Language:

If you would like to make a restricted or customized gift to Man in the Mirror, please contact our Finance office, so that we may ensure your goal and interests can be accomplished as intended.