Sample Language for Your Will or Trust

The following language may help you and your attorney when drawing up a bequest that meets your needs.

“I give to the Minnesota State University Moorhead Foundation, a nonprofit corporation currently located at PO Box 68, 1104 7th Avenue South, Moorhead, MN 56563, TAX ID: 23-7101061, or its successor thereto, ______________* [written amount or percentage of the estate or description of property] for its unrestricted use and purpose.”

*If you are interested in supporting a specific project or program, it is best to discuss your plans with our planned giving professionals before completing your bequest language to confirm your wishes can be met by the MSUM Foundation.

Please note: The policies of the MSUM Foundation do not allow the MSUM Foundation or its representatives to serve as personal representative, executor, trustee or witness for a will or trust.

Legal name: The Minnesota State University Moorhead Foundation
Address: PO Box 68, 1104 7th Avenue South, Moorhead, MN 56563
Federal Tax ID number: 23-7101061

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Jared Miller

Jared Miller

Managing Director for Principal and Major Gifts

This information is not intended as legal, accounting, or other professional advice. For assistance in planning your gift(s), please consult a lawyer and/or financial advisor for professional advice.