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Bequest Language

 
The Unrestricted Bequest:
"I give and bequeath to Gardner-Webb University, a Boiling Springs corporation, Tax ID - 56-0529972, located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina, the sum of $_______________/or/_______________ percent of my estate as an unrestricted gift."
Bequest for General Endowment:
"I give and bequeath to Gardner-Webb University, a Boiling Springs corporation, Tax ID - 56-0529972, located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina, the sum of $______________/or/________________ percent of my estate, which sum shall be added to the general, unrestricted permanent endowment funds of the University, so that the income derived there from may be used for general University purposes."
Bequest for a Specific Purpose:
"I give and bequeath to Gardner-Webb University, a Boiling Springs corporation, Tax ID - 56-0529972, located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina, the sum of $______________/or/________________ percent of my estate, to be used at the discretion of the Trustees of Gardner-Webb University for ____________________ or, in the event that such use shall in the judgment of the Trustees of Gardner-Webb University become impracticable, then for such purpose as the Trustees of Gardner-Webb University in their discretion shall determine. "
Bequest for Endowment of an Existing Scholarship/Endowed Fund:
"I give and bequeath to Gardner-Webb University, a Boiling Springs corporation, Tax ID - 56-0529972, located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina, the sum of $______________/or/________________ percent of my estate, to build the permanent endowment of the _________________________ Scholarship/Fund, already established at Gardner-Webb University."
Bequest to Create a New Scholarship/Endowed Fund:
"I give and bequeath to Gardner-Webb University, a Boiling Springs corporation, Tax ID - 56-0529972, located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina, the sum of $______________/or/________________ percent of my estate, to fund or build the permanent endowment of the ___________________ Scholarship/Fund, to be governed by an agreement with Gardner-Webb University, dated ___________________."*
Bequest Naming the University as Residuary Beneficiary:
"I give and bequeath all the rest of my property, real and personal, to Gardner-Webb University, a Boiling Springs corporation, Tax ID - 56-0529972, located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina, to be applied to the general purposes of the University."
*If no such endowment/scholarship agreement exists for the fund, please contact the Director of Planned Giving to prepare such an agreement in advance. This will guarantee that Gardner-Webb can use the fund as you wish and ensure that the required endowment minimum will be met.
For more information, please contact Pamela S. Baxter, Assistant Vice President for Advancement, at 704-406-2320 or pbaxter@gardner-webb.edu.
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