Giving

Sample Bequest Language

Here is language, which we recommend you share with your personal attorney, to make your bequest to Elderhostel. 

"I give the sum of $______ to Elderhostel, Inc. (also known as Road Scholar), Boston, Massachusetts to be used for general purposes." 

or 

"I give ______ percent or all of the residue of my estate to Elderhostel, Inc. (also known as Road Scholar), Boston, Massachusetts to be used for general purposes." 

If you would like to discuss designating your bequest to a specific purpose, such as the Elderhostel endowment or providing scholarship assistance for participants with financial need, please contact ann.lamond@roadscholar.org to make sure your wishes can be fulfilled. 

Ann Lamond
Senior Leadership and Planned Giving Officer
11 Ave. de Lafayette
Boston, MA 02111-1746
Toll free (877) 737-0664

We recommend you consult your personal attorney when writing or updating your will or other estate planning documents to discuss your specific circumstances and any relevant legal or tax consequences.