Bequest Beneficiary Language
Alaska Public Media has been an indispensable companion and community service provider since 1976. Your planned gift can sustain Alaska Public Media’s future excellence in programming, making it available for generations to come.
It’s simple to provide for Alaska Public Media through a bequest or through a beneficiary designation:
A donation in your will or living trust, which is called a bequest, allows you to support our work without spending your assets today. Some advantages include; it’s simple to set up, can be changed at any time and it could provide estate tax relief.
Advantages of naming Alaska Public Media as the beneficiary to your retirement plan assets, life insurance or insurance annuities include the ability to leave other, less-taxed assets to your family; it can be changed at any time; and Alaska Public Media can put the entire amount of your gift toward supporting excellence in program delivery.
Have you included Alaska Public Media in your estate plans? If so, please let us know.
Kris Rognes, Director of Major and Planned Giving
If you wish to make Alaska Public Media a beneficiary of your will, trust, retirement account plan or life insurance policy, following is sample bequest language for an unrestricted gift:
I give _____[the sum, percentage, or description of property] to Alaska Public Media, Anchorage, Alaska, to be used for its general tax-exempt purposes, but without other restriction as to use. Alaska Public Media Federal Tax ID: 23-7394629
Sample bequest language for a restricted gift:
I give _____[the sum, percentage, or description of property] to Alaska Public Media, Anchorage, Alaska, be [used to support _____________] [ to be added to the _____________endowment fund]. Alaska Public Media Federal Tax ID: 23-7394629
Alaska Public Media’s Federal Tax ID number is 23-7394629