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Charitable Bequest
Because you care, support the cause in your life and beyond...Name us in your will!

Why bequests? Donor Advantages

  • Bequests do not reduce current assets.
  • Bequests can be easily modified or canceled at any time until death.
  • Bequests allow a donor to specify a dollar amount.
  • Bequests can be used in conjunction with other types of planned gifts.
  • Bequests may reduce estate taxes.

Sample Language
"I give, devise, and bequeath to ACTON OHIO Coalition For Battered Women (Tax I.D. #34-1376870), a non-profit corporation in Columbus, Ohio

(a.)          The sum of $_______________: or,
(b.)          Property consisting of ______________: or,
(c.)          ______________ percent of my estate; or,
(d.)          all the rest, remainder and residue of my estate, including property over which I shall have power of appointment at my passing, after all debts, taxes, expenses and other bequests have been satisfied…"

"…to foster and promote the growth, progress and general welfare of
ACTION OHIO Coalition For Battered Women

(a.)          as the organization’s board of directors may direct; or
(b.)          to establish a fund to be known as the "__________Fund", a permanent Fund from which disbursements will be made for the support of______________.
(c.)          to be added to an existing fund known as “Grayce Williams Memorial Fund" a permanent Fund from which disbursements are made for the support of  public policy."

If you included ACTION OHIO in your will, please inform us as this will help our long range planning of the organization.

NOTE: This is suggested form language only and should be used, employed, or modified only by a qualified planning professional. No personal or corporate responsibility for the accuracy or applicability of this language to particular circumstances may be either inferred or implied. All such responsibility is hereby expressly disclaimed. Donors should consult their advisors to ensure the correct addition or incorporation of this language into their estate and charitable plans.

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