Bequests and Estate Gifts

Remembering DBSA in your estate planning is an excellent way to support our efforts and ensure that DBSA will be able to serve the greater community for years to come.

By making an estate gift, you acknowledge that DBSA and the services we provide will be needed until every person living with a mood disorder has received the help they need.

Making a gift to DBSA as part of your legacy is easy to do. It can also create tax benefits for you and your heirs. Contact your financial planner to let them know your intent to include DBSA in your estate plans or with any questions.

Sample Language to Use in Leaving a Legacy Gift to DBSA


To DBSA, unrestricted:

"I give to the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, an Illinois corporation, Chicago, Illinois, the sum of $________________________ (or _________________ percent of the remainder of my estate) to be used by the Depression and Bipolar Society for its unrestricted purposes."

Legal Name: Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Legal Address: Suite 501, 730 N. Franklin Avenue, Chicago, IL 60654

Tax Identification No: 36-2167817


DBSA is a not-for-profit Illinois corporation qualified under section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. All gifts are deductible based on federal IRS regulations. Please consult your tax advisor if you have questions regarding the tax ramifications of your gift. DBSA’s federal tax identification number (FEIN) is 36-3379124. 

For more information, please contact our Development Department at (800) 826-3632 or development@DBSAlliance.org