A bequest is a very real way to make a positive difference in the lives of children, youth and adults with a disability.
Why we need your support
Interchange Inner East benefits from the support of the community to continue it’s programs. A portion of Interchange Inner East’s funding comes from community donations, fundraising, grants and bequests. With your support, the care provided for over 300 families per year would be optimised.
Remembering Interchange Inner East in your Will
A bequest to Interchange Inner East makes lasting positive change. It is a powerful reflection of the values and principles that are important to you. Your gift to Interchange will provide people with a disability and their families with the possibility of reaching their full potential and achieve their goals and aspirations.
Have you made a Will?
If you pass away without leaving a Will, you have no control over what happens to your estate. The people you really wanted to benefit may get less than you intended or nothing at all.
When making a Will, we encourage you to share this important decision with your family and friends.
While you are deciding where your money will go, we hope you consider leaving a gift to Interchange Inner East. As a registered charity, we benefit greatly from support of the public to provide our services at minimal cost to our participants.
Interchange Inner East is endorsed by the Australian Taxation Office as an income exempt charitable entity and a deductible gift recipient. Contact us on 03 9836 9811 or via email, firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Someone will never forget you
By making a gift to Interchange Inner East in your Will – you can really make a difference. You are helping us to provide a range of services to improve the quality of life and independence of people living with a disability. The programs offered by Interchange Inner East are a significant part of this process. You may never meet the person whose life your kindness has changed, but they will never forget you.
What difference will your Donation make?
Interchange Inner East supports people with disabilities, their families and the community by facilitating with choice, respect and dignity their chosen support options to reach their full potential.
Interchange Inner East is a not for profit, non-government incorporated association with Tax Deductible status and is partly funded by the State and Federal governments.
Bequests allow Interchange Inner East to provide ongoing programs to encourage and facilitate people living with disabilities to enjoy community access, increased independence, social and life skills and building their confidence in order to achieve their goals.
Have you told us of your intentions to leave a bequest?
If you are considering leaving a gift in your Will to Interchange Inner East, please let us know. By notifying us of your plans, we are able to discuss how your gift might be used to maximum benefit, forming a fitting memorial to your kindness.
All bequests remain strictly confidential unless express permission is given to mention the planned gift.
Suggested Wording to include in your Will
If you decide to leave a specific sum of money (Pecuniary Legacy) to Interchange Inner East
I give the sum of $............ Free of all duties and testamentary expenses to Interchange Inner East for its general purposes and I direct that the receipt of the Treasurer or other proper officer of Interchange Inner East shall be sufficient discharge to my executors for this bequest." If you decide to leave Interchange Inner East what remains of your estate or percentage thereof after any specific gifts have been distributed and any debts paid (Residuary Estate): " I give the rest and residue of my estate to Interchange Inner East for its general purposes and I direct that the receipt of the Honorary Treasurer or other proper officer of Interchange Inner East shall be sufficient discharge to my executors for this bequest.
I give .........% of the residue of my estate to Interchange Inner East for its general purposes and I direct that the receipt of the Honorary Treasurer or other proper officer of Interchange Inner East shall be sufficient discharge to my executors for this bequest.
Please remember to use our full name when drafting your Will – Interchange Inner East You may also consider including our address, 2 Kendall St Canterbury 3126