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Learn more about Legacy Planned Giving

Make MCF a beneficiary of your retirement account or life insurance policy.  Leave a planned gift in your will.  A simple, flexible and versatile way to make a lasting impact for Mclean families is through a gift in your will or living trust, known as a charitable bequest.  You may leave MCF a stated dollar amount, percentage of your residual estate or other specific assets.

Name MCF as a beneficiary:

Naming Mclean Community Foundation as a beneficiary on your retirement account or life insurance policy is a simple and powerful way to support your community without changing your will or trust.  Beneficiary designation gifts pass directly to the Mclean Community foundation without going through the probate process.

  • Ask your retirement plan administrator or financial institution for a change of beneficiary form.

  • Please list us as: Legal name:  Mclean Community Foundation Address:  PO Box 75 Mclean VA 22101 Tax id:  521227032

  • Please consult your tax advisor or attorney prior to executing.


How to name MCF in your will:

Name Mclean Community Foundation in your will.

Sample wording bequest wording:

“I give and bequeath to the Mclean Community Foundation, a nonprofit, charitable organization (EIN  521227032) whose headquarters is PO Box 75 Mclean VA 22101, the remainder (_______percentage) of my estate, or $_________(dollar amount).  This gift is to be used by the Mclean Community Foundation for such purposes and in such a manner as deemed appropriate.


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