Charitable Bequest

A charitable bequest is one of the easiest and most flexible ways that you can leave a gift to Little Angels Service Dogs that will make a lasting impact.

Why a Bequest?

  • Receive an estate tax charitable deduction
  • Reduce the burden of taxes on your family
  • Leave a lasting legacy to charity

How a Bequest Works

A bequest is one of the easiest gifts to make. With the help of an attorney, you can include language in your will or trust specifying a gift to be made to family, friends or Little Angels Service Dogs as part of your estate plan, or you can make a bequest using a beneficiary designation form.

How Can You Leave a Bequest to LASD?

  • Include a bequest to Little Angels Service Dogs in your will or revocable trust
  • Designate Little Angels Service Dogs as a full, partial or contingent beneficiary of your retirement account (IRA, 401(k), 403(b) or pension)
  • Name Little Angels Service Dogs as a beneficiary of your life insurance policy

Different Ways to Make a Bequest

  • Percentage bequest – make a gift of a percentage of your estate
  • Specific bequest – make a gift of a specific dollar amount or a specific asset
  • Residual bequest – make a gift from the balance or residue of your estate

Click here for some sample bequest language. 

Contact us

If you have any questions about leaving a bequest to us, please contact us. We would be happy to assist you. If you have been so generous as to include a bequest to Little Angels Service Dogs as part of your estate plan, please take the time to let us know. We would like to recognize you and your family for your generosity.

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