Sample Gift Language


To give a gift in your will or trust for Lollypop Farm, please use the following language:

Residual Gift Language

A residual gift comes to us after your estate expenses and specific bequests are paid:

I give and devise to Humane Society of Rochester and Monroe County for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Inc. (Tax ID #16-0743047), located in Fairport,NY, all (or ____ percentage) of the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate, both real and personal, to be used for its general support (or for the support of a specific fund or program).

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Specific Gift Language

Naming Lollypop Farm as a beneficiary of a specific amount from your estate is easy:

I give and devise to Humane Society of Rochester and Monroe County for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Inc. (Tax ID #16-0743047), located in Fairport, NY, the sum of $___________ (or asset) to be used for its general support (or for the support of a specific fund or program).

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Contingent Gift Language

Lollypop Farm can be named as a contingent beneficiary in your will or personal trust if one or more of your specific bequests cannot be fulfilled:

If [insert name] is not living at the time of my demise, I give and devise to Humane Society of Rochester and Monroe County for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Inc. (Tax ID #16-0743047), located in Fairport, NY, the sum of $ _______ (or all or a percentage of the residue of my estate) to be used for its general support (or for the support of a specific fund or program).

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Customized Language

If you or your attorney would like Lollypop Farm to provide you with customized language that is specific to your goal and interest, please contact Cathie Wright, CFRE, Senior Director of Development and Donor Relations, at wright@lollypop.org.