Information for Attorneys and Other Professionals

The Office of Gift Planning at Defenders of Wildlife provides support for a full range of charitable gift planning options and services. Defenders of Wildlife, its employees or representatives, do not offer legal or financial advice. We strongly urge prospective donors to consult with their attorney, financial advisor, estate planning professional, accountant or other appropriate professional before making any material decisions based on information we provide through this Web site, printed materials or other sources.

We welcome the opportunity to work with you in helping your clients identify tax-wise and beneficial ways to support Defenders of Wildlife’s charitable non-profit mission. Please feel free to contact us directly for information or assistance on a confidential basis.

Below is the official legal designation for including Defenders of Wildlife in your will, trust, life insurance, retirement plan, or other planned gift.

Defenders of Wildlife, a nonprofit corporation organized under the laws of the District of Columbia with its principal office at 1130 17th Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20036.

Defenders of Wildlife's tax identification number is 53-0183181.

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Bequests left to Defenders are crucial to our ability to protect imperiled species and their habitats for generations to come. Have you included Defenders in your will or other estate plans?