Sample Beneficiary Designation

Sample Beneficiary Designation

To designate Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center as a beneficiary of an IRA or other retirement plan or financial account, you will need to contact your plan’s administrator or your bank and ask for their beneficiary designation form. When you fill it out, please use the following information:

Legal name: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Federal tax ID number: 23-7156071
Address: 1100 Fairview Ave. N., Mail Stop J5-200, Seattle, WA 98109

If you are interested in supporting a specific project, program or area of research, it is best to discuss your plans with our planned giving professionals before completing your beneficiary designation form to confirm Fred Hutch can carry out your wishes.

Many beneficiary designation forms do not include space for restricting your gift. In that case, please contact us and we can separately document your wishes.

For More Information

For more information regarding your beneficiary designation and any restrictions you would like to make, contact us at 800.279.1618 or at

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and contributions made to it are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. The purpose of these web pages is to provide general educational information about charitable gifts, financial considerations and estate planning. They are not intended as legal, accounting or other professional advice. For assistance in planning charitable gifts with tax and other financial implications, the services of appropriate advisers should be obtained. Consult an attorney for advice if your plans require revision of a will or other legal document.