A long-term gift can help you balance your financial goals and your charitable interests - all while possibly achieving significant tax benefits. A planned gift, such as a bequest in your will or trust, life insurance designations, or stock donation ensures your support for the children we serve well into the future.
Sample Bequest Language:
Adding a bequest to your will or living trust can be as simple as adding a single sentence. Here's our preferred bequest language; take this to your attorney to use as a starting point.
I give the sum of $___ (or ___% of estate) to the
Make-A-Wish Foundation® of U.S. Virgin Islands, PMB 547 8168 Crown Bay Marina Ste 310, St Thomas, VI 00802-5819 (tax id: 59-2620322)
to be used or disposed of as the Board of Trustees deems appropriate in its sole discretion.