A bequest or other planned gift to New Haven Legal Assistance Association (NHLAA) makes a difference in the lives of the low-income families and individuals who need legal assistance. Do more than you thought possible by including New Haven Legal Assistance Association (NHLAA) in your long-term plans, while achieving your own personal and financial goals. Estate gifts are simple to establish and allow you financial flexibility to adjust your plans depending on your needs. Your support will leave a lasting impact at LAA for generations of clients to come. To learn more about joining our Legacy Society, please contact Alexis Smith (203-946-4811 or asmith@nhlegal.org).

Here is an example of how a bequest to benefit NHLAA may be worded for review by you and your attorney:

I give, devise and bequeath to New Haven Legal Assistance Association, Inc., a qualified 501(c)(3) charitable organization located in New Haven, Connecticut,  _____ percent of my residual estate (or a specific bequest of $__________, or other personal or real property appropriately described) to be used in accordance with the terms of the most recent written directive I have signed with New Haven Legal Assistance, and, if none exists, to be used as directed by the Executive Director.