The official bequest language for The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens, aka Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, is:
"I, [name], of [city, state, ZIP], give, devise and bequeath to The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens, aka Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, at 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, California 91108, a California trust and 501 (c) 3 organization, tax identification #95-1644589, [written amount or percentage of the estate or description of property] for its unrestricted use and purpose."
If you have decided to include The Huntington in your estate plans, please let us know so that we have the opportunity to properly thank you and welcome you into the Arabella and Henry Huntington Heritage Society. The language above is for an unrestricted bequest provision. If you have a particular gift interest in mind, please contact Cris Lutz, Senior Director of Gift Planning, at 626.405.2212 or email@example.com for suggested language.
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