If you'd like to include St. Bart's in your will or testamentary trust, you have two primary options – making a gift of a specific amount of money or designated a percentage of the residuary of your estate. Both are detailed below. Bequests of tangible assets such as residential real estate are also welcome, subject to the gift acceptance policies of St. Bartholomew's Church.
Making a gift of a specific amount of money which might include language such as, “I give and bequeath to the Rector, Church Wardens and Vestry of St. Bartholomew’s Church in the city of New York the sum of $________.”
Designating a percentage of the residuary of your estate, after your family and other loved ones have been provided for which might include language such as, “I give, devise and bequeath to the Rector, Church Wardens and Vestry of St. Bartholomew's Church in the city of New York __% of the rest, residue and remainder of my estate.”
The annual Mosaic Society Luncheon was held on June 5th, 2016, featuring a talk on the church’s history by parish archivist Percy Preston. Listen in here.
If you have decided to include St. Bart’s in your estate plans, please contact Meighan Corbett at or 212.378.0278 so that you can be counted as a member of the Mosaic Society.