Gifts in Wills and Bequests
A gift in your Will is a gift that lives on.
Most people would like to leave the world a little better off, knowing they have made a difference to a cause they really care about.
By leaving a gift to Diabetes NSW & ACT in your Will you can help to change and save lives into the future. As part of your legacy you will be helping to achieve our mission: a life without the complication or complications of diabetes.
Your gift will help to provide life-changing support and services to children, teenagers and adults living with diabetes, and support crucial research into better treatments and a cure.
How to include a gift in your Will
Below you will find some suggested wording which your solicitor can include in your Will. If you would like more information or a printed booklet about leaving a gift in your Will, please contact our Gifts in Wills Officer on 02 9552 9925, email firstname.lastname@example.org or send a letter to:
Gifts in Wills Officer
Diabetes NSW & ACT
26 Arundel Street
Glebe, NSW 2037
Please inform us of your gift
If you have made the wonderful decision to leave a gift to Diabetes NSW & ACT in your Will, we would really like to know so we can thank you personally. Informing us allows us to better plan for the future and to keep you up to date about our work.
Please be assured your information will be held in strict confidence. If you prefer to remain anonymous, we will respect your privacy.
Solicitors and Executors
If you are a solicitor and have a client who chooses to leave a bequest to Diabetes NSW & ACT, we have provided some suggested Will wording below.
If you are an Executor of a Will that includes Diabetes NSW & ACT, please contact us for any information you need.
Suggested wording for a gift in your Will
l, ………………………………………………………………………………….., give and bequeath to
Diabetes NSW & ACT of 26 Arundel Street Glebe (ABN 84 001 363 766)
- a) The residue (or ________% of the residue) of my estate
- b) _______ % of my estate
- c) A sum of $ ___________
To be used for the fulfilment of its charitable purposes through its awareness, research, education and advocacy programs, free of all death and estate duties. I declare that the receipt of such gift by its Chief Executive, Treasurer or other authorised officer shall be sufficient discharge of my Executors.
For a Contingent Bequest:
If any of the abovenamed beneficiaries should predecease me, I hereby bequeath his or her share to: Diabetes NSW & ACT of 26 Arundel Street Glebe (ABN 84 001 363 766) for its general purposes.
If you would like any specific information, or have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact our Gifts in Wills Officer on 02 9552 9925 or email email@example.com
Thank you for considering making a lasting difference with a gift in your Will.