A charitable bequest is contained within a will or trust and designates a specific asset, a dollar amount or a percentage of your estate go to a specified charitable organization, such as, SDS. For your convenience here is sample language for charitable bequests:

Suggested language for a bequest through a will or trust

1. Specific Charitable Bequest

I give to Sierra Donor Services, (EIN: 58-1990866), a non-profit corporation, the following money or property:


(Describe Gift)

The gift is to be administered in accordance with the purposes and pursuant to the terms of the Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws of the Dialysis Clinic Inc. Donor Services, the parent company of Sierra Donor Services. I request that this gift: (choose whichever is applicable)

Be used for such charitable purpose of Sierra Donor Services as the agency may from time to time determine;


Be added to a special fund known as “______________________________________Fund” and used for the following specific purpose: ___________________________________________________________________


2. Residuary Bequest

I hereby give, devise, and bequeath all the rest, residue and remainder of my estate to Sierra Donor Services (EIN: 58-1990866), a non-profit organization (for such charitable purposes as the agency might from time to time determine) or (for the following charitable purposes)