Leave a Legacy for Justice
Join the Innocence Legacy Society by including the Innocence Project as a beneficiary in your will, trust, or insurance policy.
We invite you to join the Innocence Legacy Society to ensure that your future gift will support our efforts to free the innocent and reform the criminal justice system.
Innocence Legacy Society members will enjoy:
- Subscription to our newsletter and annual report
- Special email updates from our Executive Director
- Invitations to quarterly briefings at our offices in New York
No immediate donation is necessary. You can make your gift anonymous or, with your permission, we can publicly acknowledge your commitment.
Below is information you will need to provide to your attorney to name the Innocence Project as a beneficiary.
Name: The Innocence Project, Inc.
Address:40 Worth Street, Suite 701
New York, NY 10013
Sample Bequest Language
“I hereby give, devise and bequeath to The Innocence Project, Inc., located at 40 Worth St. Ste. 701 New York, NY 10013, [$_____ specific dollar amount or _____ percent of my residuary estate], to further the mission of the Innocence Project.”
Once you have completed arrangements with your lawyer or financial planner, please send a copy of the section of your will or trust that details your charitable plan. This will enable us to express our thanks and acknowledge you for your generosity and commitment to our work. Of course, we understand your circumstances may change and you can change your planned gift at any time.
For more information about joining the Innocence Legacy Society, please contact:
Lauren Sampson, Deputy Director of Development