SUGGESTED WORDING FOR BEQUESTS

 

TO THE GREATER KANAWHA VALLEY FOUNDATION

 

I give, devise, and bequeath to The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation, all of the rest, residue, and remainder of my Estate, real or personal, wheresoever situated, which I possess at the time of my death or over which I have the power of disposition (or, in lieu of "entire residue", insert here a stated amount of cash or securities, or a stated percentage of the residue.) The Foundation shall administer, invest, and disburse such estate and the income derived thereform in accordance with the Declaration of Trust creating The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation and its policies and procedures as amended from time to time.

 

This bequest shall be used to establish a separate Fund under The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation, which shall be known as the (the name your client chooses) Fund for the general charitable purposes of the Foundation (or, for a specific charitable purpose or organization your client may choose). The Fund may be increased by donations from any person, firm or corporation, or from any other source in cash or in any other property acceptable to the Foundation.

 

             

The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation - 1600 Huntington Square, 900 Lee St. E., Charleston, WV 25301 - [P] 304-346-3620 - [F] 304-346-3640 - tgkvf@tgkvf.org

Confirmed in Compliance with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations