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Suggested Bequest Language

If you include a gift for United States Naval Academy Foundation, Inc. in your estate, please let us know so we can ensure that your gift is used according to your wishes.

Our preferred name for estate gifts

United States Naval Academy Foundation, Inc., a nonprofit corporation, located in Annapolis, Maryland 21402.

Federal Income Tax I.D.: 23-7003516

Sample unrestricted bequest language for review by your attorney

I give to the United States Naval Academy Foundation, Inc., a nonprofit corporation, located in Annapolis, Maryland 21402, the sum of [specific $ amount or property/percent of estate/percent of residuum].

Restricted bequests

You may specify the purpose of your future gift by designating a restricted fund, such as:

  • The Long Blue Line—supports the mission of the U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association and Foundation in perpetuity
  • Athletic Excellence Legacy Fund—supports U.S. Naval Academy athletics in perpetuity
  • Class of ______ Project

I give to the United States Naval Academy Foundation, Inc., a nonprofit corporation, ______________ GIFT FUND, located at 247 King George Street, Annapolis, Maryland 21402, [specific amount or property/percent of residuary estate].

When a bequest is designated for a restricted purpose, it is wise to insert the following to accommodate future changing conditions:

If at the time this bequest is received by the United States Naval Academy Foundation, Inc., or any time thereafter, the Directors of said Foundation determine that all or part of the funds can no longer be utilized for the original purpose because circumstances have changed such that it becomes incapable of fulfillment, impractical, illegal, or impossible to achieve compliance with the original purpose designated herein, then all or any part of said funds may be used for such other purpose which, in the sole discretion of said Directors, shall most clearly adhere to my charitable intent.

Questions? Call or email the Naval Academy Foundation Office of Planned Giving
410-295-4187
plannedgiving@usna.com

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