Create a Legacy
of Support for Point Reyes
Picture all the rejuvenating
moments Point Reyes has offered you: hiking
amongst coastal forests, picnicking at the ocean’s
edge, enjoying expansive views of wilderness
and the sea, sighting elk, whales, bobcats
and abundant birds, walking through fields
of wildflowers. Now imagine the pride
you will feel when you give something
back to the place that has given you so
much. Learn how you can give the gift of Point Reyes for generations to come.
Ways to Make a Planned Gift
Make a Bequest: By including the Seashore Association in your will or estate plan, you can help us build an endowment and create a legacy of caring for Point Reyes that will last forever. This thoughtful act can result in the largest and most lasting gift you ever make to Point Reyes. There are a number of ways you can leave a legacy for Point Reyes through leaving a bequest to the Point Reyes National Seashore Association (PRNSA).
Talk to your legal consultant about giving a percentage of your estate, a residual bequest, a fixed amount bequest, a property bequest, or a double-purpose bequest which leaves your estate to a particular individual during their lifetime, and then transfers to PRNSA upon their passing.
If you choose to include the park in your will or estate plan, you should consult with with your lawyer. Our organization can be named in your documents as:
"Point Reyes National Seashore Association, a nonprofit corporation, organized and existing under the laws of California, located in Point Reyes Station, CA, 94956. Tax identification 94-2228894."
You can leave a legacy for the park when your name Point Reyes National Seashore Association
as a beneficiary of your IRA or other
- Insurance: You can leave a legacy for the park when you name Point
Reyes National Seashore Association
as a beneficiary of your life insurance
- Real Estate or Stock:
You can leave a legacy for the park when you transfer real estate or stock to Point Reyes National Seashore
Association. whether you give the gift of stock annually or as a part of your will, you will be making a difference for environmental programs and projects at the Seashore. Learn how you can give the gift of stock.
Thank you for considering us in your charitable giving.
For more information on our programs, or planned giving, please contact our
Development Director at (415) 663.1200 x 303, or donnaf(at)ptreyes.org
Always consult a lawyer when preparing legal documents.