People often need to hear or see a message seven times before they act. Using these simple messages throughout your communications can be a consistent reminder to your donors. Place them on letterhead, as a “PS” in letters or emails, in your newsletter, on your website, as social media posts, on your gift envelopes, in your email signature, etc.

· A gift to the Sailor Classic’s endowment fund is an investment in the future.
· Anyone can leave a legacy gift! Simply name XYZ’s Endowment Fund as a beneficiary of your savings, checking, or retirement account.
· Remember, you can provide for the Sailor Classic’s future with a gift in your will.
· Help us build our future – give to our endowment fund at
· You’ve made an impact through your giving. A gift to our endowment fund at the Community Foundation for Muskegon County today or through your estate will ensure your support…forever.
· Is it time to update your will or trust? Please consider designating a gift to the Sailor Classic endowment fund at the Community Foundation.
· Do you have a retirement account or life insurance policy? If so, you can name The Sailor Classic as a beneficiary of it and continue your support of our work after you’re gone. Ask your plan administrator or agent for the form to make this simple, no-cost change.
· If you’ve named The Sailor Classic in your will or as a future beneficiary, please let us know. We want to thank you!
· Remembering the Sailor Classic in your estate plan means there will always be scholarships, and improvements available. Learn more about your giving options by contacting Don.
· Make a lasting contribution toward a better future for our student athletes. Contact Don to learn how you can leave a legacy.
· Your love for The Sailor Classic can live on through a gift to the Sailor Classic’s endowment fund.
· While 70% of us give charitably during our lifetimes, only 10% leave a gift through our estates. We can do better! Leave a gift to our endowment fund at the Community Foundation for Muskegon County.
· Love Sailor Classic – Leave 5%!
· Did you know we’re planning for our future? Help us by giving an extra gift to boost our endowment fund at the Sailor Classic.