How to Give

Not only do you have options for how your gift will be used, you also have options on what to give and how to give. There are gifts that cost you nothing now, gifts that pay you income, and gifts that allow you to decide what happens when.

Print Page

Including Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network in Your Will

Make Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network a part of your personal legacy with a charitable gift from your estate. You can also choose to make your gift in honor or memory of a loved one.

Gifts from Wills and Trusts:

When making a charitable gift to a nonprofit organization, it is vital that the charity's legal name, address and other identifying details be used. To name Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network in your will or trust, please use the following suggested language:

Residual Bequest Language
A residual bequest comes to us after your estate expenses and specific bequests are paid:

I give and devise to Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network, Allentown, PA,  (EIN 23-2216041) all (or state a percentage) of the rest, residue and remainder of my estate, both real and personal, to be used for its general support (or for the support of a specific fund or program*).

Specific Bequest Language
You can also name Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network as a beneficiary of a specific amount from your estate:

I give and devise to Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network, Allentown, PA,  (EIN 23-2216041) the sum of $ ________________________ (or "____ shares of __________________ stock") to be used for its general support (or for the support of a specific fund or program*).

*If your gift will be restricted to a specific fund or program at Good Shepherd, please contact one of our planned giving officers for personalized bequest language to ensure your wishes are clear and can be carried out according to your intentions.