Eastern Sierra Land Trust - Legacy Circle


Become a member of our Legacy Circle

The Legacy Circle is a special group of ESLT supporters who have made a lasting commitment to land protection through a variety of estate planning tools such as bequests in a will or trust, IRA designations or gifts of life insurance.

The Legacy Circle is a way for us to recognize this profound contribution to the future of land conservation. Our members find joy in the knowledge that through their generous legacy gift they will play a part in preserving the quality of life in the Eastern Sierra and they share a strong common bond of generosity and visionary leadership.

Let us Know - It's Easy

Download this Legacy Circle Inquiry form, and let us know how we can assist you.

Contact Us

If you would like to talk with us about joining the Legacy Circle or making a planned gift,
please call us at (760) 873-4554. We would be happy to provide you with sample bequest language or otherwise assist you with a plan that meets your goals.

Make a Planned Gift

Gifts by wills or bequests, both large and small, provide important support for Eastern Sierra Land Trust (hereafter known as ESLT). Bequests allow you to financially provide for your loved ones while also assuring that the important work you supported throughout your life continues uninterrupted.

If you wish to name Eastern Sierra Land Trust in your will or estate plan, the
required language is: Eastern Sierra Land Trust, a nonprofit corporation, organized
and existing under the laws of the State of California, with principal business
mailing address of P.O. Box 755, Bishop, CA, 93515. Our tax identification number
is: 77-0566099.

Other benefits include:

A charitable bequest may place your estate in a lower tax bracket.

Charitable gifts made through your will are 100 percent deductible for estate tax

Bequests may be written as a percentage, residual, or specific monetary amount. Retirement funds and life insurance are additional methods for providing charitable contributions through your estate. If you're thinking of leaving a lifelong legacy, please call us at (760) 873-4554 or info@eslt.org.