The following is intended to help you and your attorney in drafting a bequest that satisfies your interests. As you consult your attorney on the selection of appropriate wording to reflect your own goals and intentions regarding Moravian Ministries Foundation in America, be sure our organization’s correct legal name appears in all final documents as:

“Moravian Ministries Foundation in America, 119 Brookstown Ave, Suite 305, Winston-Salem, NC 27101, a North Carolina nonprofit corporation, or its successor, Federal Tax Identification Number: 56-2108469.”

General Bequest of a stated sum of money:

"I give to My Moravian Church/Agency, Moravian Street Address, Town, State/Zip, Federal Tax Identification Number ___________________Dollars ($___________)."

Specific Bequest of a certain asset from your estate:

"I give to My Moravian Church/Agency, Moravian Street Address, Town, State/Zip, Federal Tax Identification Number ____________, [insert here a description of the particular property]."

Residuary Bequest, after other bequests and expenses have been paid:

"I give to My Moravian Church/Agency, Moravian Street Address, Town, State/Zip, Federal Tax Identification Number _______________, [all] [a portion] of the rest of my estate."

Contingent Bequest if you are not survived by certain individuals:

"If [name/s of primary beneficiary/ies] do/es not survive me, or shall die within ninety (90) days from the date of my death, or as a result of a common disaster, then I give to My Moravian Church/Agency, Moravian Street Address, Town, State/Zip, Federal Tax Identification Number _______________, [insert here the exact dollar amount, description of property, or percentage of residual estate]."

Bequest for a specific fund or account at Moravian Ministries Foundation

“I give to Moravian Ministries Foundation in America, Federal Tax Identification Number:  56-2108469, [insert here the exact dollar amount, description of property, or percentage of residual estate], for deposit into the [list the name of the fund/trust/account/etc.] fund and to hereby be administered under the terms of the applicable fund/trust agreement.”