Sample Language for Your Will or Trust

The following language may help you and your attorney when drawing up a bequest that meets your needs.

“I give to The Humane Society for Seattle/King County, a nonprofit corporation currently located at 13212 SE Eastgate Way, Bellevue, WA 98005 or its successor thereto, ______________* [written amount or percentage of the estate or description of property] for its unrestricted use and purpose.”

* If you are interested in supporting a specific project or program, it is best to discuss your plans with our planned giving professionals before completing your bequest language to confirm your wishes can be met by Seattle Humane.

Please note: The policies of Seattle Humane do not allow Seattle Humane or its representatives to serve as personal representative, executor, trustee or witness for a will or trust.

Legal name: The Humane Society for Seattle/King County
Address: 13212 SE Eastgate Way, Bellevue, WA 98005
Federal Tax ID number: 91-0282060

For More Information

Before deciding about your estate plan, consult an estate planning attorney. To learn more about how your gift will be put to use, contact Scott Fraser, Major and Planned Giving Director, at (425) 373-5387 or [email protected].

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This information is not intended as legal, accounting, or other professional advice. For assistance in planning your gift(s), please consult a lawyer and/or financial advisor for professional advice.