The following is intended to help you and your attorney in drafting a bequest that satisfies your interests. As you consult your attorney on the selection of appropriate wording to reflect your own goals and intentions regarding Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, be sure our organization’s correct legal name appears in all final documents as:
“Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Inc., 689 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139-3302, a Massachusetts nonprofit corporation, or its successor, Federal Tax Identification Number: 04-6186012.”
A General Bequest of a stated sum of money or percentage of an estate may be worded:
"I give to Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, a Massachusetts non-profit currently located at 689 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139-3302, Federal Tax ID 04-6186012, [all (or ____ percent) of my residuary estate] or [the sum of $ ____ ] to be used for its general purpose."