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How to include the Arthritis Foundation in your will or trust

Example bequest language - Please feel free to change the numbers or percentages as you desire.

1. Bequest of cash

"I give and bequeath to the Arthritis Foundation, Inc., A Georgia Corporation, the sum of $10,000 to be used for the general purposes of the Foundation."

2. Bequest of a percent of the estate

"I give and bequeath to the Arthritis Foundation, Inc., a Georgia Corporation, 20% of my estate to be used for the general purposes of the Foundation."

3. Contingent Bequest

"In the event that any of the above named beneficiaries shall not survive me, or shall die during the administration of my estate, within ninety (90) days from the date of my death, or as a result of a common disaster, then I give and bequeath that beneficiary’s share of my estate to the Arthritis Foundation, Inc., a Georgia Corporation, to be used for the general purposes of the Foundation."

4.  Residuary Bequest

"I give and bequeath to the Arthritis Foundation, Inc. a Georgia Corporation, the rest, residue and remainder of my estate to be used for the general purposes of the Foundation."

5.  Restricted Bequest
 
Bequests may be restricted for specific areas of our work such as research and programs. Please email us legacy@arthritis.org or call us, toll-free 866.528.8687 for assistance in determining how to best make
this bequest.



 
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