Leave a gift in your Will
Leaving a gift in your Will makes a difference that lasts well beyond your lifetime.
By remembering Uniting, your legacy will help the next generation break the cycle of disadvantage.
Your gift will help transform lives by providing services that will support the most vulnerable people in our community to be valued and connected.
How to leave a gift in your Will to Uniting WA.
- Get in touch
If you are considering including Uniting in your Will, we’d love to hear your story, learn about the intentions behind your gift and to thank you personally for your generosity.
Please get in touch via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (08) 9220 1222.
- Speak with family members
Let your loved ones know your wishes so they understand your intentions to leave a gift in your Will to Uniting WA. While it’s a personal decision, it is important that your loved ones understand your reasons to support people most in need.
- Seek legal advice
You may wish to consult a qualified legal advisor to assist you match your intentions and ensure your Will is valid. Let your solicitor know about our suggested wording for your Will which is shown below.
- If you already have a Will
If you already have a Will and would like to include a gift to Uniting WA all you need to do is contact your solicitor to add a ‘codicil’ to your Will, which is an amendment to your existing Will.
- Let us know your wishes
Consider letting us know when you have finalised or updated your Will. We understand that planning your estate is a personal matter. However, we would be delighted to hear about your decision, so we can acknowledge you in your lifetime and understand your intentions.
Suggested wording for a gift in your Will to Uniting WA
I, (First name, Last name), of, (Insert your full residential address here, including Postcode),
give and bequeath UnitingCare West (trading as Uniting WA), ABN: 75 467 729 203 (or its legal successor), GPO Box B74, Perth WA 6838, for its General Purposes <or state intended purpose>,
and declare that the receipt by Uniting WA’s Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Company Secretary, Director or General Manager (or equivalent role) shall be sufficient discharge to my Trustee/s.
|This % of my estate:
|(insert percentage amount)
|Or, the sum of:
|(insert sum amount)
|Or, specific item/s:
|(insert description of items)