Sample Bequest Language

If clients are considering a gift to the Henry County Community Foundation, Inc. through their will, we recommend the following language:

I give, devise and bequeath to the Henry County Community Foundation, Inc., an Indiana nonprofit corporation (the sum of/percentage of/residue of my estate) to be used in furtherance of the charitable purposes of the Community Foundation as defined in and subject to the provisions of its Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws. This devise will be used to establish a component fund to be known as the (insert name of fund) Fund. I direct that the annual net income of the Fund be used for (insert charitable purpose) by the Foundation pursuant to its guidelines and criteria.