Gift in Your Will or Living Trust
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You want to leave money to Harvard-Westlake School in your will. You also want the flexibility to change your will in the event that life circumstances change. You can do both.
In as little as one sentence, you can complete your gift. This type of donation to HW in your will or living trust helps ensure that we continue our mission for years to come.
Susan Yun Lee ’98
Canyon and Glen Society*
Susan Yun Lee, '98 declares "Harvard-Westlake is a wonderful community, as well as an extraordinary academic institution." She felt an awareness of the school as a second home while a student and her appreciation for this special quality has only grown greater over the years. Today, she continues to find engagement through several of the affinity groups and also supports the scholarship program. Susan is clear, "Harvard-Westlake is an organization I love to support!"
Her career direction also reflects her deep commitment to philanthropy. Her family always stressed the importance of generosity. Susan was taught that, "Giving is important, it is part of life and just what you do." So, in addition to her annual fund gift, she has also remembered her alma mater with a planned gift in her estate providing for a scholarship fund. "I have always wanted to create a scholarship in my mother's name because she was such a key figure in my education and who I am as a person, and this is a first step."
With her two children just beginning school and much of life still ahead, there remain many goals to juggle and demands to balance. But, Susan maintains an optimistic spirit as she lives by another adage learned from her parents, "You don't have to have a lot to be generous."
Canyon & Glen is an honorary organization that recognizes alumni and friends who choose to support Harvard-Westlake School.
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- Contact Jim Pattison at (818) 487-5471 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information on bequests or to chat more about the different options for including HW in your will or estate plan.
- Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
- If you include HW in your plans, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.
Legal Name: Harvard-Westlake School
Address: 700 North Faring Road, Los Angeles, CA 90077
Federal Tax ID Number: 95-1644019
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