Making Bequests

Sample bequest language, legal names and federal tax ID numbers for you and your advisors

Creating a legacy of giving beyond your lifetime requires wisdom, vision and a plan tailored to your unique circumstances. You can choose from a variety of options ranging from naming your favorite MultiCare program or foundation as a beneficiary of your will to establishing a trust.

Regardless of the size of your gift or the type you choose, the greatest benefit of a legacy gift to MultiCare is knowing that you will help provide the best health care for all, throughout every stage of life, for generations to come.

A gift through your will or trust (a bequest) or a through a beneficiary designation to your favorite MultiCare program or foundation:

  • Is easy to arrange.
  • Will not alter your current lifestyle in any way.
  • Can be easily modified throughout your lifetime to address your changing needs.

There are a variety of ways to make a legacy gift. Sample bequest language, and the foundations legal names and federal tax ID numbers are offered below for your advisors' consideration in preparing your will, trust, beneficiary designation or other gift to MultiCare. If you are interested in supporting a specific program or fund, it is best to discuss your plans with us before completing your bequest language to confirm your wishes can be met.

We invite you to contact our gift planning team at 253-403-3093 or plannedgiving@multicare.org for additional assistance as you prepare your legacy gift.

Good Samaritan Foundation

Serving East Pierce County
I give to Good Samaritan Foundation, a division under MultiCare Foundations, a Washington 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation, or its successor organization, the sum of $ (or % of my estate, or other personal property herein described) to be used Where The Need Is Greatest (or designated to the cause or program of choice*).

Tax Identification Number: 91-1514257
Legal Name: MultiCare Foundations d/b/a Good Samaritan Foundation

Mary Bridge Children's Foundation

Supporting Mary Bridge Children's Hospital and Health Network
I give to Mary Bridge Children's Foundation, a Washington 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation, or its successor organization, the sum of $ (or % of my estate, or other personal property herein described) to be used Where The Need Is Greatest (or designated to the cause or program of choice*).

Tax Identification Number: 94-3030039
Legal Name: Mary Bridge Children's Foundation

MultiCare Behavioral Health Foundation

Supporting MultiCare Behavioral Health Network
I give to MultiCare Behavioral Health Foundation, a division under MultiCare Foundations, a Washington 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation, or its successor organization, the sum of $ (or % of my estate, or other personal property herein described) to be used Where The Need Is Greatest (or designated to the cause or program of choice*).

Tax Identification Number: 91-1514257
Legal Name: MultiCare Foundations d/b/a MultiCare Behavioral Health Foundation

MultiCare Health Foundation

Serving West Pierce and Kitsap Counties
I give to MultiCare Health Foundation, a division under MultiCare Foundations, a Washington 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation, or its successor organization, the sum of $ (or % of my estate, or other personal property herein described) to be used Where The Need Is Greatest (or designated to the cause or program of choice*).

Tax Identification Number: 91-1514257
Legal Name: MultiCare Foundations d/b/a MultiCare Health Foundation

MultiCare Inland Northwest Foundation

Serving Eastern Washington, Idaho and Montana
I give to MultiCare Inland Northwest Foundation, a division under MultiCare Foundations, a Washington 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation, or its successor organization, the sum of $ (or % of my estate, or other personal property herein described) to be used Where The Need Is Greatest (or designated to the cause or program of choice*).

Tax Identification Number: 91-1514257
Legal Name: MultiCare Foundations d/b/a MultiCare Inland Northwest Foundation

South King Health Foundation

Serving South King County
I give to MultiCare South King Health Foundation, a division under MultiCare Foundations, a Washington 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation, or its successor organization, the sum of $ (or % of my estate, or other personal property herein described) to be used Where The Need Is Greatest (or designated to the cause or program of choice*).

Tax Identification Number: 91-1514257
Legal Name: MultiCare Foundations d/b/a MultiCare South King Health Foundation

*If you are interested in supporting a specific program or fund, it is best to discuss your plans with us before completing your bequest language to confirm your wishes can be met.

Please note: As a result of the corporate merger of MultiCare Health Foundation, Good Samaritan Foundation [Tax ID #: 91-2004312], and MultiCare South King Health Foundation [Tax ID #46-5636491], of which MultiCare was the sole Member of each, MultiCare Health Foundation [Tax ID #: 91-1514257] was the surviving entity and successor-in-interest pursuant to the Articles and Plan of Merger filed with the Washington Secretary of State effective September 1, 2019. MultiCare Health Foundation became "MultiCare Foundations" ("Foundation"), as amended by the Articles of Amendment filed with the Washington Secretary of State. The aforementioned foundations, to include MultiCare Health Foundation, are each registered DBAs operating underneath the Foundation.