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 Saint Joseph's College. 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 Vice President and Chief Advancement Officer, Joanne Bean, at 207-893-7891.

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