Bequests

(Sample Bequest Language)

Unrestricted Gift: A gift that can be used where need is greatest

I give, devise, and bequeath to Education for Just Peace in the Middle East, Washington, D.C., (insert dollar amount) Dollars* to be used for its general purposes.

   OR

Residuary Bequest: Leaves any remainder after all other bequests have been paid

I give, devise, and bequeath to Education for Just Peace in the Middle East, Washington, D.C., (insert percentage amount) percent of the residue of my estate to be used for its general purposes.

  OR

Contingency Gift: Takes effect only if a primary intention can’t be met.

In the event that (insert name) predeceases me, I give, devise, and bequeath his/her bequest or share to Education for Just Peace in the Middle East, Washington, D.C., to be used for its general purposes.

    OR

In the event that (insert name) predeceases me, I give, devise, and bequeath his/her bequest or share to Education for Just Peace in the Middle East to be used for its general purposes.

* Rather than leaving a certain sum, you can include language that refers to a percentage of your estate or a description of the property you wish to give.

Most donors leave their gifts to Education for Just Peace in the Middle East without restriction. This allows the US Campaign to use these funds to help us fulfill our mission in the most strategic and flexible manner possible.

Education for Just Peace in the Middle East, doing business as the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation, honors a donor’s stated intent for the use of a gift. Donors who wish to designate the use of any gift, whether made during their life or through their estate, will have that wish honored. Bequest provisions designated for a specific program or activity require additional language. It is best to contact us in advance for assistance to ensure that your wishes are properly understood.