Legacy Giving


Codicils


The following is an example of a codicil to an existing living trust or will that enables you to include a charitable bequest. Please Note - this is an example only. Please consult with your attorney.


This is a codicil to my living trust or will dated _____________________.

I give and bequeath the sum of $_____________

[or] the following described property

________________________________________________________

________________________________________________________


[or] ______% of my estate


[or] the residue of my estate


to Berkeley Society for the Preservation of Traditional Music. In all other respects I confirm my said living trust or will.


Signed: _______________________________


Witnessed By: __________________________


Dated: ________________________________


Options for specifying the purpose of the gift:


Where the need is greatest:


Designated for (fund, program, equipment, building, etc.)


________________________________________________________


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For more information or a confidential discussion of your charitable options, please email or call the Development Director, Susan Lefkowich, at 510 644-2020 ext. 114.



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