Philanthropic gifts from individuals and their estates play an essential role in ensuring for the care and treatment of our animals. Donors can benefit by exploring the tax advantages of including our shelter in their estate plans. To designate a gift to Pet Pal Animal Shelter, please include a provision in your Will specifying the type and/or amount you would like to donate.
A bequest requires special language in your Will or Trust. Please consult your attorney to evaluate your individual circumstances and /or prepare your Will or Estate Plan Documents. Suggested language for a bequest is as follows:
I give and bequeath to Pet Pal Animal Shelter, a 501 (c) (3) corporation, Tax ID 59-2967819, located at 405 22nd Street S., St. Petersburg, Florida 33712 (list donation amount and/or description) to be used for the accomplishment of its general purposes.
Additionally, you can request that your obituary state: “In lieu of flowers, it is requested that a donation be made to Pet Pal Animal Shelter.”