Carolina Tiger Rescue is a 501(c)3 nonprofit wildlife sanctuary whose mission is saving and protecting wild cats in captivity and in the wild.
Make a Charitable Bequest to Carolina Tiger Rescue
A charitable bequest is one of the easiest and most flexible ways to leave a gift that will have a lasting impact on the lives of the animals who have found a forever home at Carolina Tiger Rescue.
With the help of an attorney, you can include language in your will or trust specifying a gift to Carolina Tiger Rescue.
A bequest may be made in several ways:
- Percentage bequest: Make a gift of a percentage of your estate
- Specific bequest: Make a gift of a specific dollar amount or a specific asset
- Residual bequest: Make a gift from the balance or residue of your estate
SAMPLE BEQUEST LANGUAGE
This language is for example only, and should be used with the advice and assistance of your attorney. Please note that our legal name is Carnivore Preservation, Inc. dba Carolina Tiger Rescue. Our Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) is: 56-1522499.
It is possible to designate a specific purpose for your bequest, but please remember that Carolina Tiger Rescue’s most pressing needs may change over time. We encourage you to discuss your wishes with us and request that any specific purpose be stated as a preference, with the final determination left to the discretion of Carolina Tiger Rescue’s Board of Trustees.
“I give [ X % of my residuary estate] \ [ $ ] to Carnivore Preservation, Inc. dba Carolina Tiger Rescue, 1940 Hanks Chapel Road, Pittsboro, NC 27312.”
Contingency Provision Clause:
“In the event my (spouse, daughter, son, friend [list full name] shall predecease me, I leave their share to Carnivore Preservation, Inc. dba Carolina Tiger Rescue, 1940 Hanks Chapel Road, Pittsboro, NC 27312.”
If you do include Carolina Tiger Rescue in your will or trust, please let us know so that we may thank you and include you among our Sanctuary Stewards.[link back to Sanctuary Steward portion of Estate Gift page?]
For more information about making a bequest to Carolina Tiger Rescue, please contact Heidi Zangara, Planned Giving Manager, at:HeidiZangara@CarolinaTigerRescue.org