When you think about the values that have been crucial throughout your life, you often think of the person who instilled those values in you: a parent, a teacher, a mentor. For many youth, those core values are learned at First Tee.

Charitable planned giving ensures that First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge can positively impact the next generation of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

Mentorship

First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge can be included in your planned giving using the following information:

Blue Ridge Youth Golf Foundation Inc.

d/b/a First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge

1 Boar’s Head Place, Suite 120

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Tax ID 47-4863433

First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge is able to accept the following types of gifts. Please consult your attorney, accountant or financial planner for more information.

Charitable Bequests: First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge will accept a charitable bequest in a will or testamentary trust, subject to gift acceptance policies then in effect.

Beneficiary Designations: First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge will accept a beneficiary designation in a revocable or irrevocable trust, life insurance policy, 401k or other retirement plan.

Charitable Remainder Trusts: First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge will accept designation as a remainder beneficiary of a charitable remainder trust. The net present actuarial value of First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge’s interest must be at least $50,000.

Charitable Lead Trusts: First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge will accept designation as an income beneficiary of charitable lead trusts.

Due to the complexities involved, First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge is not able to serve as trustee for any gift. Certain forms of gifts or donated properties may be subject to review prior to acceptance. Examples of gifts subject to prior review include, but are not limited to, tangible personal property, life insurance and real estate.

For more information, sample language, to learn about the impact a legacy gift can have, or to notify First Tee – Virginia Blue Ridge of a gift, please contact Greer Johnson at (434) 987-0133 or by email at greerjohnson@firstteevbr.org. Thank you!