Create A Legacy That Lasts

After you have considered your family and your children, would you consider leaving a gift to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona in your estate planning?

As one of the country's most effective mentoring programs helping young people change their lives for the better, Big Brothers Big Sisters has been serving youth in the Valley for sixty years. A gift that transforms our organization or one of our mentoring programs is a wonderful way to ensure that we continue offering hope for a better life to children facing adversity. A charitable bequest is an excellent way to create a lasting legacy in our community.

Your gift may be in the form of cash, securities, real estate, or other property. You may designate that Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona is to receive a state amount or percentage of your estate, particular assets, or the remainder of your estate after providing for your heirs. You may also add Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona as the beneficiary on your 401K, IRA, and life insurance policies.

"I bequeath the sum of $xx,xxx to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona (Tax ID 86-0205254) as an unrestricted gift to be used in the area of greatest need at the time the gift is recieved."

"I bequeath xxx of the remainder and residue of property owned at my death, whether real or personal, and wherever located to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona, (Tax ID 86-0205254) as an unrestricted gift to be used in the area of greatest need at the time the gift is received."

Name Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona (Tax ID 86-0205254) as beneficiary of your 401K, IRA, and life insurance policies. Besides leaving a lasting legacy, charitable giving can reduce taxes and help you benefit your family and others through your will or living trust.

Please let us know if you have a bequest for us in your will. We'd like to thank you and speak with you about how you'd like your gift to be used. 

Please contact Jessica Whitney at 602-393-4115 or jwhitney@bbbsaz.org if you'd like to learn more about leaving a legacy that changes lives for the better.