Bequests & Life Insurance

Giving opportunities at Southern Nazarene University, Bethany Oklahoma Giving opportunities at Southern Nazarene University, Bethany Oklahoma



Model Bequest Language

Your will is an excellent way to make a gift to Southern Nazarene University, and you may wish to include SNU in your will. The University welcomes all bequests, regardless how small or large. The value of a bequest to SNU is deductible for estate tax purposes, and there is no limit on the amount of the deduction.

For your convenience as you visit your attorney, the following forms are suggested:

  1. "I give, devise and bequeath to Southern Nazarene University, a non-profit educational corporation, located at 6729 NW 39th Expressway, Bethany, Oklahoma 73008, the sum of $XXX." or
  2. "I give, devise and bequeath to Southern Nazarene University, a non-profit educational corporation, located at 6729 NW 39th Expressway, Bethany, OK 73008, XX percent of my estate." or
  3. "I give, devise and bequeath to Southern Nazarene University, a non-profit educational corporation, located at 6729 NW 39th Expressway, Bethany, OK 73008, all my right, title and interest in the following described property." or
  4. "I give, devise and bequeath to Southern Nazarene University, a non-profit educational corporation, located at 6729 NW 39th Expressway, Bethany, OK 73008, all the rest, residue and remainder of my estate."

Life Insurance & Retirement Plans

You may wish to consider naming Southern Nazarene University as owner/beneficiary of a life insurance policy or beneficiary of a portion of your retirement plans assets. If so, the legal name for SNU is "Southern Nazarene University, Bethany, Oklahoma."

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