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 Central Michigan University, a body corporate established by the constitution and the statues of the state of Michigan, currently located at 1200 S. Franklin St. Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859 or its successor thereto, ___________________ (written amount or percentage of the estate of description of property) for __________.

*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 Central Michigan University.

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

Useful Legal Information

Legal name:    Central Michigan University
Address:    1200 S Franklin St, Mt Pleasant, MI 48859
Federal Tax ID number:    38-6004447

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Ted Tolcher

Ted Tolcher

Senior Director of Gift Planning
(989) 774-1441
Toll Free - (800) 358-6903
ted.tolcher@cmich.edu