To establish an unrestricted gift in your estate plan for Caramoor, we would suggest language like: "I give and bequeath, absolutely and forever, the sum of $___________ (or_____% of the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate) unto Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, Inc., Katonah, New York, for the general support of Caramoor."
Or project specific: "I give and bequeath, absolutely and forever, the sum of $___________ (or_____% of the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate) unto Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, Inc., Katonah, New York, for the support of ___________________ activities at Caramoor."
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