Leave a gift in your Will
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 Queensland in your Will you can help to change and save lives well into the future. Your legacy will be helping to deliver a range of programs providing education, support and advice to improve the health of people living with, or at risk of diabetes.
Your lasting gift will help provide life-changing support and services to children, teenagers and adults living with diabetes, and support crucial research into better treatments and future a cure.
Help create a better future for people living with this life-threatening condition.
How to include a gift in your Will
Below you will find some suggested wording that 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 Donor Relations Manager on 1800 177 055, email firstname.lastname@example.org or send a letter to:
Donor Relations Manager
PO Box 9824
Brisbane QLD 4001
Please inform us of your gift
If you have made the wonderful decision to leave a gift in you Will to Diabetes Queensland, 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 Queensland, we have provided some suggested Will wording below.
If you are an Executor of a Will that includes Diabetes Queensland, please contact us for any information you need.
Suggested wording for a gift in your Will
l, ………………………………………………………………………………….., give and bequeath to
Diabetes Queensland of 29 Finchley Street Brisbane QLD 4064 (ABN 18 009 790 327)
- 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 above named beneficiaries should predecease me, I hereby bequeath his or her share to: Diabetes Queensland of 29 Finchley Street Brisbane QLD 4064 (ABN 18 009 790 327) for its general purposes.
Thank you for considering making a lasting difference with a gift in your Will.