Language for Your Will

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A gift in a will or living trust, known as a charitable bequest, is the easiest way for you to support our mission and make a lasting statement about what matters most to you without giving up your assets today.

We recommend sharing the following sample language with your estate-planning attorney. If your plans include a different type of estate gift than those listed, please contact our team to receive additional sample language.

General use:
I give to Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation, a nonprofit corporation, Tax ID #84-0813462, headquartered in Aurora, Colorado, the sum of $ (or % of my estate) for its general purposes.

Specific purpose: If you would like to ensure your gift is used for a specific purpose, use this language to indicate your intentions.
I give to Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation, a nonprofit corporation, Tax ID #84-0813462, headquartered in Aurora, Colorado, the sum of $ (or % of my estate) to be used for (specify the purpose).

We would be honored to recognize your future gift intentions. If you decide to include Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation in your will, please take the time to let us know by contacting us today or by filling out and mailing in a gift confirmation form.

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Children's Hospital Colorado Foundation EIN #84-0813462

This information is educational and should not be construed as legal, accounting, or tax advice. Every donor’s situation is different. The descriptions and examples provided may not be applicable to every donor’s specific circumstances, which could require the consideration of tax and non-tax factors. Please consult an estate planning attorney or tax advisor prior to taking any action based on this information.

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