For Attorneys and Executors
Establishing CRS as a Beneficiary:
Catholic Relief Services is exempt from Federal income tax, and is classified as a 501(c)(3) organization.
The agency’s legal name and address or use in a will or trust is:
Catholic Relief Services – USCCB
228 West Lexington Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21201-3443
*USCCB is the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
CRS’s federal Tax Identification number is:
Carrying out Estate Administration:
When notifying CRS of the death of a donor and/or CRS’ beneficiary status, please provide the following:
- Date of Death
- Copy of the will, trust or governing documents.
- Last state of residence for deceased at time of death (if not included in accompanying court documents)
What if I Need More Information?
If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Phone: 800-235-2772, and at the prompt, select Planned Giving
Email: [email protected]