You can leave the world a better place for generations to come by creating a gift that costs you nothing now.
Gifts in a Will
A gift in your will is one of the easiest ways you can ensure your legacy in the fight to protect people’s health, preserve magnificent places and wildlife, advance clean energy, and combat climate change.
Costs you nothing now to give in this way.
You can alter your gift or change your mind at any time and for any reason.
You can take care of loved ones AND the earth.
Your gift will create your legacy of defending the natural world.
Four simple, “no-cost-now” ways to give in your will
Gifts by Beneficiary Designation
Gifts by beneficiary designation are among the simplest gifts to make. They do not require a visit to a lawyer, and you can change your beneficiaries at any time.
It’s easy to put your bank accounts, retirement funds, savings bonds, and more to use with Earthjustice — and it costs nothing now.
By naming Earthjustice as a beneficiary of these assets, you can make the health of our planet for future generations a part of your enduring legacy.
Potential benefits of gifts by beneficiary designation:
Reduce or avoid probate fees
No cost to you now to give
Types of Gifts
A Gift of Retirement Funds
(a beneficiary of your retirement plan)
You can simply name Earthjustice as a beneficiary of your retirement plan to join the fight for a viable future.
Bank or brokerage accounts
This is one of the easiest gifts to give. The next time you visit your bank, you can name Earthjustice (Tax ID: 94-1730465) as the beneficiary of a checking or savings bank account, a certificate of deposit (CD), or a brokerage account. When you do, you’ll take a powerful step toward defending the earth for generations to come.
Donor-Advised Fund (DAF) residuals
How to Change a Beneficiary Designation:
Login to your account or request a Change of Beneficiary Form from your custodian (the business holding your money or assets). Follow the links to change your beneficiary or fill out the form.
Be sure to spell the name of our organization properly: Earthjustice
Include our tax identification number: #94-1730465
Save or submit your information online or return your Change of Beneficiary Form.