Giving

Facts for Advisers

Wills and Trust Language

Bequest language that can be used in a gift by will or living trust:

I give and bequeath to Grace Bible College, a not-for-profit corporation organized under the Laws of the State of Michigan and having its principal office at 1011 Aldon St. S.W., Grand Rapids, MI 49509.

To make a cash bequest:

the sum of $_________ to be used by Grace Bible College for its general purposes.

To give a percentage of the estate:

_______ percent of my estate to be used by Grace Bible College for its general purposes.

To give a residual amount or remaining interest:

the rest, residue and remainder of my estate after all debts, expenses and taxes have been paid and all the general and specific bequests have been made, to be used by Grace Bible College for its general purposes.

To give a tangible asset or property:

_______ shares of common stock of __________ (or insert here a description of other property) owned by me at my death as these shares shall exist at the date of my death, to be used by Grace Bible College for its general purposes.

Please call Stephen Gowdy at (616) 261-8565 if you have any additional questions.


Contact Information

Grace Bible College
1011 Aldon St. S.W.
Grand Rapids, MI 49509
(616) 261-8565
Fax: (616) 538-0599

Securities Transfers

DTC Number: 0443

Account Number: 4NP 728641

Taxpayer ID Number: 38-6173400

Our Broker: Dick Irish
National Planning Corporation
(616) 301-9700

Please telephone our office if your client is transferring shares to Grace Bible College. We need to know the name and numbers of shares being transferred.

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The materials contained on this website are intended only to show some ways by which you can make a charitable gift or bequest and thereby minimize federal tax liabilities, as authorized by the Internal Revenue Code. All examples are of a general nature only and should not be applied to your specific situation without first consulting your attorney or other advisers.