Leave a Legacy at River Bend Nature Center

Planned Giving Options

By including River Bend Nature Center in your estate plans, you can leave a lasting legacy that ensures the continued preservation and appreciation of nature for future generations. Your generous contribution will support our mission of fostering environmental education, conservation, and outdoor enjoyment.

How to Include River Bend Nature Center in Your Will or Trust

You can easily include River Bend Nature Center in your will or trust by specifying a particular dollar amount, a percentage of your estate, or a specific asset. Here is some suggested verbiage to share with your attorney or financial advisor:

Bequest Language

“I give, devise, and bequeath to River Bend Nature Works DBA River Bend Nature Center, a nonprofit corporation organized and existing under the laws of the State of Texas, with the principal business address of 2200 3rd St. Wichita Falls, TX 76301, and a tax identification number EIN: 75-2596907, the sum of $___ (or ___% of my estate, or specific asset) to be used for its general purposes.”

Beneficiary Designations

In addition to your will or trust, you can name River Bend Nature Center as a beneficiary of your retirement plan, life insurance policy, or other financial accounts. Simply contact your plan administrator or financial institution for a beneficiary designation form and include the following information:

Join the Legacy Society

When you include River Bend Nature Center in your estate plans, you become a member of our Legacy Society. This special group is dedicated to preserving and enhancing our natural environment for future generations. As a member, you will receive special recognition and invitations to exclusive events.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like more information about legacy giving, please contact us at 940-767-0843 or jen@riverbendnaturecenter.org. We are here to assist you in making a meaningful and lasting impact.


Thank you for considering a legacy gift to River Bend Nature Center. Your generosity ensures that nature’s beauty and wonders will be enjoyed for years to come.