By making a gift in your Will, or establishing a fund in your lifetime, you will support the people, places and communities you care about for generations to come.
You may consider leaving a percentage of your estate or a specified sum in your Will, the choice is up to you.
Full details of the options available to anyone thinking about leaving a gift to Taranaki Foundation can be found in our Bequest Pack.
September is Wills Month and the ideal time to organise your charitable wishes.
Whatever it is you want for your community, your big dream can happen!
Anne has decided to leave a gift in her will for her community, and says that she is “delighted” to have this plan in place.
“Giving through Taranaki Foundation keeps my giving alive – it keeps on living forever and giving forever. It means I can leave a lasting legacy for my community.”
Foundation staff can work with you to understand your wishes and provide the documentation your lawyer will require to include a gift in your Will.
Or you may choose to work directly with your professional advisor to make a bequest to the Taranaki Foundation in your Will.
Giving is all about your personal situation. You can choose to:
You don’t have to be specific. You can consider leaving a percentage of your estate, perhaps with a ceiling limit attached to it.
"We have decided to leave a gift in our will to the Taranaki Foundation. We love the idea of giving back to the community that has accepted us so wholeheartedly. It’s very humbling to know that we will help others for years to come. "Matthew and Marcia Millard - Donors