Sample language for your will

Here is some suggested language to share with your attorney for an expandable, unrestricted bequest:

I give, devise and bequeath to Breakthrough Urban Ministries, an Illinois not-for-profit corporation having its principle offices in the City of Chicago, County of Cook, State of Illinois, the sum of $ ______( or XX percent of my estate; or the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate) for the general and charitable purposes.

Breakthrough Urban Ministries’ nonprofit tax ID number is 36-3810926.  To ensure that your long-term philanthropic objectives will be fulfilled, please contact us for sample language if you wish to make a restricted bequest.

For more information, contact Executive Director Arloa Sutter at 773-722-1144 ext. 239.