Resources and Information for Advisors

CHRISTUS Spohn’s Development Office is happy to provide you, your attorney or professional advisors with detailed information regarding your gift planning. We welcome the opportunity to assist you with developing your personal and philanthropic goals. We also encourage you to consult with your professional advisors when you are considering a planned gift to CHRISTUS Spohn. Please contact us—we’re here to help!

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For Your Reference
Our full legal name is CHRISTUS Spohn Health System Development Foundation.
Our federal tax ID number is 74-1906005.

Sample Bequest Language To Review With Your Attorney (See bequest information for further options)
“I, [name], of [city, state, zip], give, devise, and bequeath [written amount or percentage of estate] to CHRISTUS Spohn Health System Development Foundation (tax ID #74-1906005), located at 600 Elizabeth Street, Corpus Christi, Texas 78404, for its unrestricted use and purpose.”

Wire Transfers and Gifts of Securities
For specific instructions on wiring funds directly to CHRISTUS Spohn, or to make a gift of stock by transferring securities, call the Development Office at 361-881-3940 or email Linda Arnold, Director of Development.

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The Foundation is devoted to helping you decide how to best leave a lasting legacy of support and can provide the proper documentation and language for your estate plans. Click here for more information or contact Linda Arnold, Director of Development, by phone at 361-881-3940 or by email at

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