Bequests

Legal Name: Des Moines Area Religious Council
Tax-Identification Number: 42-0788211

Sample Bequest Language

A bequest to the Des Moines Area Religious Council would typically include language like this:

Unrestricted Bequest
I give, devise, and bequeath to the Des Moines Area Religious Council, Des Moines, Iowa, (a) the sum of $_____, or (b) _____% of my estate to be used for the benefit of the Des Moines Area Religious Council as it may determine.

Restricted Bequest
I give, devise, and bequeath to the Des Moines Area Religious Council, Des Moines, Iowa, (a) the sum of $_____, or (b) _____% of my estate to be used (a) for the benefit of the Des Moines Area Religious Council as it may determine; or (b) for the purpose(s) of __________ (example: Food Pantry Network), or if such use, in the judgment of the Des Moines Area Religious Council is or shall become impracticable or unwise, then for such purpose(s) as the Des Moines Area Religious Council shall determine.

Residuary Bequest
I give, devise, and bequeath to the Des Moines Area Religious Council, Des Moines, Iowa, (a) all or (b) _____% of the rest, residue and remainder of my estate to be used (a) for the benefit of the Des Moines Area Religious Council as it may determine; or (b) for the purpose(s) of __________, or if such use, in the judgment of the Des Moines Area Religious Council is or shall become impracticable or unwise, then for such purpose(s) as the Des Moines Area Religious Council shall determine.

Contingent Bequest
If the above named legatees or devisees (or beneficiaries) should predecease me, then I hereby give, devise, and bequeath to the Des Moines Area Religious Council, Des Moines, Iowa, to be used (a) for the benefit of the Des Moines Area Religious Council as it may determine; or (b) for the purpose(s) of __________ (example: Food Pantry Network), or if such use, in the judgment of the Des Moines Area Religious Council is or shall become impracticable or unwise, then for such purpose(s) as the Des Moines Area Religious Council shall determine.

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