Planned Giving

A gift to Leu Gardens ensures our living collections continues to thrive, our history will continue to grow and the experience at Leu Gardens is rewarding for every visitor.

One of the easiest ways to give a planned gift is to place Leu Gardens in your will. Bequests to the Friends of Leu Gardens, Inc. are deductible for federal estate tax purposes and there is no limit on the amount of deduction your estate can claim.  Below you will find sample language that can be used for a bequest to the Gardens.

(Sample Language)

Unrestricted Gift: A gift that can be used where need is greatest.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA“I hereby give and bequeath $________ to the Friend of Leu Gardens, Inc., a non-profit organization, whose address is 1920 N. Forest Ave., Orlando, Florida 32803, for their general purposes.”

Gift for a Specific Purpose: A gift that is to be used for a specific purpose.

“I hereby give and bequeath $________ to the Friend of Leu Gardens, Inc., a non-profit organization,  whose address is 1920 N. Forest Ave., Orlando, Florida 32803, to be used for [state specific purpose, program or activity].”