Sample Codicil

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When it’s time to update your will, you don’t have to start from scratch. You can use a codicil, which is an addition or supplement that explains or modifies your existing will.

I give, devise, and bequeath $ ___________ to ChildFund International USA, 2821 Emerywood Parkway, Richmond, VA 23294 for its charitable uses and purposes.

In all other respects I ratify and confirm all of the provision of my said last Will and Testament dated on the _________ day of ______________, 20__.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I sign, publish and declare this instrument to be a Codicil to my last Will and Testament in the presence of the persons witnessing said Codicil at my request this _____ day of ___________, 20__.

_________________________
(name)
 residing at __________________________

Witnesses

_________________________
(name)
 residing at __________________________

_________________________
(name)
 residing at __________________________

The codicil, to be valid, must be signed in the presence of witnesses, and the original placed with your other valuable papers. A copy can go to your lawyer and a copy to ChildFund International.

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This information is not intended as legal, accounting, or other professional advice. For assistance in planning your gift(s), please consult a lawyer and/or financial advisor for professional advice.