Wills & Planned Giving
Operated by: Planned Parenthood of Illinois
Including Planned Parenthood of Illinois in your will or estate plans is one of the most meaningful ways to support family planning and reproductive rights. Planned gifts can be made through your estate or financial plans and can include bequests designated in a will or living trust, as well as life income gifts. By supporting the future of Planned Parenthood in this way, you are creating a legacy for the principles and values most important to you.
Naming Planned Parenthood in Your Will
Your will affirms, honors, and protects what matters most to you. Through a specific bequest, you can name a particular dollar amount, or through a residuary bequest, you can give all or part of what is remaining after payment of debts, expenses, and specific bequests. If you would like to make such a gift to Planned Parenthood, your attorney may wish to include language similar to the following:
"I give, devise, and bequeath to Planned Parenthood of Illinois or its successor, now or formerly at 18 S. Michigan Avenue, 6th Floor, Chicago, IL 60603-3206, a gift of ($_____ or _____ percent of the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate), to be used for its general purposes."
Other Ways to Give
You might also consider naming Planned Parenthood as a beneficiary in your retirement plan, insurance policy, or bank and investment accounts. Depending on the plan, Planned Parenthood can be named as a full, partial, or contingent beneficiary. You will need the following information:
18 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603-3206
Employer Identification Number (EIN): 36-2170901
Income for Life
There are other planned giving options that can provide you with payments for the rest of your life, with the remaining funds passing to Planned Parenthood. These gift options include charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder trusts, and pooled income fund donations. To learn more about how these options can benefit you, please contact us.
Planned Parenthood of Illinois is pleased to recognize the men and women who are providing for the future of family planning and reproductive rights through their estate plans. After informing us of your plans, we will extend an invitation into our recognition society, whose members are listed in our annual report and invited to special events each year.
For more information on planned giving, please contact us at 312-592-6800 or by e-mail at [email protected].