You can make a significant impact by supporting the UC Master Gardener Program through your estate or retirement plans.
If you are considering a legacy gift, we are available to confidentially discuss your questions. If you have already included UC ANR in your plan please let us know so that we can thank you and invite you to join our Heritage Society. Please contact Kelly Scott, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (530) 750-1307.
Below are several common ways that donors choose to support the UC Master Gardener Program in their plans. We recommend that you work closely with your advisors to help determine which gift is most appropriate for you.
Wills and Trusts
You can elect to support us by arranging to leave a specific dollar amount or asset, a percentage of your estate, or the remainder of funds after distributions to family members and loved ones have been made. View sample bequest language.
Qualified Retirement Plan or Life Insurance
You can name the UC Master Gardener Program as a beneficiary of your retirement accounts such as an IRA, 401(k), 403(b), or life insurance policy. Simply contact your plan administrator to complete a beneficiary designation form to name the UC Master Gardener Program as a beneficiary of your retirement account or life insurance policy.
Useful Information for Advisors
Our official name: The Regents of the University of California
Address: 2801 Second Street, Davis, CA 95618
Tax ID: 94-6036494
Additional info: Gifts should be designated to benefit “The Regents of the University of California, on behalf of the Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources” with additional language specifying a focus area which includes The UC Master Gardener Program.
When contemplating leaving a legacy gift we know there are many factors to consider. We are available to discuss options with you as needed. We understand that some donors wish to remain anonymous and we will honor your confidentiality. We can’t thank you enough for your consideration and support of the UC Master Gardener Program.
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