Legacy Giving

Looking for a unique way to help shape the future of the Bread and Water for Africa® organization and leave a gift that will contribute to a larger mission?  Join our Legacy Society!

As a Baraka Circle Society member, your generosity will support our mission under the specific terms of your will.  Your name will be listed and recognized as a special Legacy Society member in our newsletters. Moreover, your gift to Bread and Water for Africa®, a qualified 501(c)(3) charitable organization, is free of Federal Estate Taxes, as well as inheritance taxes in most states.

Suggested Bequest Language

You can use the following language when designating Bread and Water for Africa ® as a beneficiary of your will, trust, or life insurance policy.  You will want to ensure that you use the correct legal name of Bread and Water for Africa®, as well as the federal tax identification number listed in the suggested language cited below.

“I hereby give, devise, and bequeath (specific dollar amount, percentage, or percentage of the residue of my estate) to Bread and Water for Africa®, Inc., located at: 8301 Richmond Highway, Suite 300 • Alexandria, VA 22309.  The Federal Tax Identification number is 54-1884520.”

We urge you to consult with your legal and financial advisors to assist you in arranging the best method of contributing to Bread and Water for Africa® in your estate planning. It is vitally important in making any will arrangements or changes that the well-being of your own family be first and foremost in your planning.  If you do plan to join the Baraka Circle Society, please call Tracy Kelso, Director of Planned Giving at (703) 317-9089 or tracyk@africanrelief.org

You can also use this form to share your intent to include the Baraka Circle Society in your will or other estate plans:

Bequest Intent Form

Thank you very much for your generosity, kindness, and continued support!