Bequest

A charitable bequest is one of the easiest and most flexible ways that you can leave a gift to the University of Georgia Foundation.

HOW EASY IS IT?

You can include language in your will or trust specifying a gift to be made to the University of Georgia Foundation as part of your estate plan.

A BEQUEST MAY BE MADE IN SEVERAL WAYS

  • Receive an estate tax charitable deduction
  • Reduce the burden of taxes on your family
  • Leave a lasting legacy to charity

BENEFITS OF A BEQUEST

  • Percentage bequest – make a gift of a percentage of your estate
  • Specific bequest – make a gift of a specific dollar amount or a specific asset
  • Residual bequest – make a gift from the balance or residue of your estate

Contact Us

If you have been so generous as to include a bequest to the “University of Georgia Foundation” as part of your estate plan, please contact us. We would like to recognize you for your generosity and coordinate with you on the appropriate documentation to ensure that your gift is used in accordance with your wishes when received.

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