Preserving and Sustaining Idaho's Wildlife Heritage

Leave a Legacy

We appreciate people and organizations that care about Idaho’s wildlife and our wildlife heritage. Let us help you and your professional advisor plan your estate and charitable giving. Together, we can achieve both our mission and your philanthropic, financial, family and personal goals. Please contact us to explore possibilities for your legacy gift.

Keep Idaho Wild: use a bequest of money, securities, or personal property to preserve and sustain Idaho’s wildlife heritage.

Gifts Through Your Will:

You can include the following language in your will:

Unconditional:

I hereby bequeath to the Idaho Fish & Wildlife Foundation, Inc. (82-0439782), a nonprofit organization, located in Boise, Idaho, the sum of $_____________ to be used for _________________.

Conditional:

 I hereby bequeath to the Idaho Fish & Wildlife Foundation, Inc. (82-0439782), a nonprofit organization located in Boise, Idaho, the sum of $____________ to be used for the specific purpose of ____________; however, if in the event the specific purpose should no longer be necessary or appropriate, I give the Board of Directors the authority to use the sum of money however it deems best.”

Residue:

I hereby bequeath to the Idaho Fish & Wildlife Foundation, Inc. (82-0439782), a nonprofit organization located in Boise, Idaho, after specific bequests have been fulfilled, all of the rest and remainder portions of my estate and property, real and personal, to be placed in the Idaho Fish & Wildlife Foundation, Inc.

Gifts of Stock (Securities):

To bequeath securities and personal property, simply substitute in place “the sum of $_______” in your will, both 1) the name of your securities or of the personal property (subject to Foundation Gift Acceptance Policy), and 2) the number of shares or other descriptors. Appreciated securities bring even greater benefit by dramatically reducing the capital gains taxes to you and your estate.

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Speaking to reputable financial or legal advisors is essential to help you decide which gift is best for you and your family. Please contact the Idaho Fish & Wildlife Foundation, Inc. for a confidential discussion of your legacy giving options.

If you complete your estate plan and include the Idaho Fish & Wildlife Foundation, Inc., please let us know. While we are honored to acknowledge your contribution, we also respect any desire you may have for anonymity.