Bequests


A provision in your Will for Fletcher Allen Health Care is a perfect way to give to support Fletcher Allen. Simply designate Fletcher Allen Health Care for a percentage of your estate, a specific dollar amount or residual. For additional examples of bequest language, contact the Fletcher Allen Office of Development at 802-847-2887.

Specific Bequest - Unrestricted Use

"I give (the sum of $_______)( ____%) (the following described property: _____________) to Fletcher Allen Health Care, a non-profit corporation duly existing under the laws of the State of Vermont and located in Burlington in said State, to be used to further its purposes as the Board of Trustees in their discretion may deem appropriate."

Specific Bequest - Restricted Use

"I give (the sum of $_______) (____%) (the following described property: _____________) to Fletcher Allen Health Care, a non-profit corporation duly existing under the laws of the State of Vermont and located in Burlington in said State, to be used for the purposes of (describe restriction). If, for any reason, it becomes the opinion of the trustees of Fletcher Allen Health Care that the proceeds from this distribution cannot be usefully applied to the above state purpose, then the proceeds may be used for any purposes that said trustees determine most closely accomplishes my wishes and purposes."

Disclaimer

Any charitable gift may have significant income, gift and estate tax consequences. You should consult with your financial, tax, and legal advisors. For any questions, please contact the Fletcher Allen Health Care foundation by phone at 802-847-2887 or development@vtmednet.org.