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Suggested Language for a Bequest in a Will or Trust

Specific language to be incorporated into your estate planning document(s) could be as follows:
“I give and bequeath ____% of my residuary estate to the Organic Consumers Association, a Minnesota 501c(3) non-profit corporation, to be used by it for its general and campaign purposes.”
OR
“I give and bequeath ____% of my residuary estate to the Organic Consumers Association, a Minnesota 501c(3) non-profit corporation, to be used by it for its general and campaign purposes. Specifically, the bequest shall be used to support the _________ Campaign.”
OR
“I give and bequeath $____ to the Organic Consumers Association, a Minnesota 501c(3) non-profit corporation, to be used by it for its general and campaign purposes.”
OR
“I give and bequeath to Organic Consumers Association, a Minnesota 501c(3) non-profit corporation all of my interest in the following described property ____________________. ”
If the Organic Consumers Association is a designated charity in a will, trust or other estate planning document, please forward a copy of the document, or the relevant pages of the document, to the Organic Consumers Association offices. This will allow the Foundation the opportunity to make sure that your wishes are carried out to the fullest extent.
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    6771 South Silver Hill Drive
    Finland, MN 55603

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