Supporting Georgia Justice Project through a Planned Gift
Including Georgia Justice Project in your will or estate plans is one of the most meaningful ways to invest in its mission of breaking the cycle of poverty by defending the indigent criminally accused and, win or lose, standing with them as they rebuild their lives. Planned gifts can be made through your estate or financial plans and can include bequests designated in a will or living trust, as well as life income gifts. By supporting the future of Georgia Justice Project in this way, you are creating a legacy for the principles and values most important to you.
Naming Georgia Justice Project in Your Will
Your will affirms, honors, and protects what matters most to you. Through a specific bequest, you can name a particular dollar amount, or through a residuary bequest, you can give all or part of what is remaining after payment of debts, expenses, and specific bequests. If you would like to make such a gift to Georgia Justice Project, your attorney may wish to include language similar to the following:
“I give, devise, and bequeath to Georgia Justice Project Inc. or its successor, now or formerly at 438 Edgewood Avenue SE, Atlanta, GA 30312, a gift of ($_____ or _____ percent of the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate), to be used for its general purposes.”
Other Ways to Give
You might also consider naming Georgia Justice Project as a beneficiary in your retirement plan, insurance policy, or bank and investment accounts. Depending on the plan, Georgia Justice Project can be named as a full, partial, or contingent beneficiary. You will need the following information:
Georgia Justice Project Inc.
Address: 438 Edgewood Avenue SE
Atlanta, GA 30312
Employer Identification Number (EIN): 58-1917659
Income for Life
There are other planned giving options that can provide you with payments for the rest of your life, with the remaining funds passing to Georgia Justice Project. These gift options include charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder trusts, and pooled income fund donations. To learn more about how these options can benefit you, please contact us.
For more information on planned giving, please contact us at 404.827.0027 ext. 217 or by e-mail at Ermis@GJP.org.