Planned Giving


Sample Gift Language for your Will or Revocable Living Trust 

Please discuss with your attorney to ensure your goals and intentions are accurately reflected.  Contact Annherst Kreitz, Executive Director at annherst@supportfsas.org or 734-827-4220 for more information

Specific or General Bequest: With a specific or general bequest, you designate that Foundation for Saline Area Schools is to receive a specific dollar amount or property.

“I give, devise, and bequeath to the Foundation for Saline Area Schools, P.O. Box 5 Saline, Michigan 48176, a Michigan nonprofit corporation, or its successor, Federal Tax ID Number 38-2733854, (insert specific dollar amount or property here).”

Residuary Bequest: With a residuary bequest, you designate that Foundation for Saline Area Schools is to receive all (or a portion) of your property, after all debts, taxes, expenses, and all other bequests have been paid.

“I give, devise, and bequeath to the Foundation for Saline Area Schools, P.O. Box 5 Saline, Michigan 48176, a Michigan nonprofit corporation, or its successor, Federal Tax ID Number 38-2733854, all (or a % portion) of the rest, residue and remainder of my estate.”

Contingent Bequest: With a contingent bequest, you ensure that property will pass to Foundation for Saline Area Schools rather than unintended beneficiaries in the event of an unexpected occurrence.

“If (name/s of primary beneficiary/ies) do/does not survive me, or shall die within ninety days from the date of my death, or as a result of a common disaster, then I give, devise, and bequeath to the Foundation for Saline Area Schools, P.O. Box 5 Saline, Michigan 48176, a Michigan nonprofit corporation, or its successor, Federal Tax ID Number 38-2733854, (insert exact dollar amount, description of property, or % portion of residual estate).”