A LEGACY THAT HONORS WHAT MATTERS MOST
What your will means to you
Having a will can bring peace of mind to you and certainty to your loved ones. It may also be your most meaningful opportunity to establish a legacy for the organizations whose work is closest to your heart.
Creating a will is the single most important step you can take to ensure that your final wishes are carried out.
Why include Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood?
Because of you, Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood is here for thousands of family members, friends, neighbors, and you. Together we can make sure that exceptional healthcare and honest education are here to stay, no matter what.
Am I too young to have a will?
Wills are important for people of any age and can be updated whenever needed.
Can’t I just leave everything to my family?
Why not have a will that reflects what matters most to you, including your family and the organizations you support?
How to include Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood in your will
There are different ways to name Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood in your will. Your attorney may wish to use the following language.
A SPECIFIC BEQUEST
You can establish a bequest of a particular dollar amount or asset:
“I give, bequeath, and devise (dollar amount or description of gift) to Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood or its successor, now or formerly in the City of Albany, 855 Central Avenue, in the State of New York, to be used for its general purposes.”
A RESIDUARY BEQUEST
You can give all or part of the property remaining in your estate after debts, expenses, and specific bequests are made:
“I give, bequeath, and devise (all, or ___ percent of) the rest, residue, and remainder of the property, both real and personal, wherever situated, which I may own or be entitled to at my death, to Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood or its successor, now or formerly in the City of Albany, 855 Central Avenue, in the State of New York, to be used for its general purposes.”
Other ways to support the future of family planning
Naming Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood as a beneficiary of a retirement plan or life insurance policy is another way to help ensure reproductive healthcare for generations to come. Life income gifts such as charitable annuities or charitable trusts also support Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood’s future and provide you with payments for life.
Protect what matters most in your life – your loved ones, your principles, your values. Please contact Laura Alpert at 518.512.9027 or LauraA@uhpp.org for more information about including Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood.
Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organization, tax ID 14-6000805. The publication is for general purposes only and is not intended as legal or financial advice. Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood recommends that each person considering a planned gift consult with her or his own legal or financial advisor.