gift planning
 

Bequest Language

The following language may be useful to your attorney:

Specific bequest: "I give Advocate Charitable Foundation in Downers Grove, Illinois, the sum of $__________ to be used by ____________ specify hospital for its special needs or for its ______________." specify fund or program

Residual bequest: "I give Advocate Charitable Foundation in Downers Grove, Illinois _______% of the residue of my estate to be used by________________ specify hospital for its special needs or for its_________________." specify fund or program

Contingent bequest: "In the event that _______________________ does not survive me, I give Advocate Charitable Foundation in Downers Grove, Illinois the sum of $ __________(or, alternatively, __________ % of the residue of my estate) to be used by ______________ specify hospital for its special needs or for its___________________." specify fund or program
 

Additional suggested language

 

To ensure that we will be able to make use of all bequests intended to support our mission and to address possible situations of future obsolescence, we encourage inclusion of the following:

"If, in the opinion of the Board of Directors of Advocate Charitable Foundation, the need for funds for the purpose described above no longer exists at some future date, the Board of Directors is authorized to use these funds for a purpose as similar as practical to my stated interest."
 

Our Hospitals

 

Advocate BroMenn Medical Center
Advocate Children's Hospital - Oak Lawn
Advocate Children's Hospital - Park Ridge
Advocate Christ Medical Center
Advocate Condell Medical Center
Advocate Eureka Hospital
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Advocate Sherman Hospital
Advocate South Suburban Hospital
Advocate Trinity Hospital

For more information contact:

 

Susan Mongillo 630.929.6940
e-mail: Susan.Mongillo@advocatehealth.com

John Holmberg 630.929.6945
e-mail: John.Holmberg@advocatehealth.com

*Office of Gift Planning

Advocate Charitable Foundation

 

3075 Highland Parkway, Suite 600
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Fax: 630.929.9900
acf-giftplanning@advocatehealth.com
 

Tax ID: 36-3297360

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