A bequest allows you to leave a legacy of support for sick children and their families without affecting your cash flow today. With a bequest, you can give a percentage of your estate, so that your gift will remain proportionate to the size of your estate, or you can give a certain amount of cash, securities or property. Either way, your gift allows you to retain full control of your assets now, while ensuring that RMHC New Mexico will continue to give strength and support to families far into the future.
Sample Bequest Language
The following language is an example of wording that may be used to name Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico as a beneficiary of your last will and testament. Your gift may be of a specific dollar amount or it may also be of a percentage of your estate.
“I, [name], of [city, state ZIP], give, devise and bequeath to Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico, [EIN #85-0283204], [written amount or percentage of the estate or description of property] for its unrestricted use and purpose.”