How should I word my bequest?
For expendable purposes (expendable gifts are used the year they are received):
I give and bequeath to OCAD University, 100 McCaul St., Toronto ON M5T 1W1 the sum of $_________OR _________% of the residue of my estate, for the general purposes of the university OR for (specific purpose. such as scholarships, bursaries, faculty, department).
For Endowed Purposes (endowed gifts are invested in perpetuity, with the income expended from year to year):
I give and bequeath to OCAD University, 100 McCaul St., Toronto ON M5T 1W1 the sum of $_________OR _________% of the residue of my estate to establish the _______________ (e.g., Jane Smith Scholarship) endowment fund, with the annual income to be used by the university for this purpose.
Legacy Gift Confirmation Form
If you have made a bequest or planned gift to OCAD University, please download and send us your Legacy Gift Confirmation Form.
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