Gifts In Will

Protecting our future generations of animals!

Bestowing a legacy gift in your Will is one of the most precious gifts of all and with many options available, we have provided suggested wording for 2 types of gifts. 

 

The following information is intended to be a guide only and does not constitute as legal advice. We recommend you seek independent legal advice when preparing or updating your Will, as well as discussing your intentions with loved ones. 

 

Types of gifts we welcome;

  • Specific, contingent, residual - Bequests

  • Gifts from a Trust

  • Publicly Listed Securities

  • Registered Retirement Savings Plans 

  • Tax Free Savings Accounts

  • Real Estate

  • Charitable Remainder Trusts

 

Wording for your will to leave a bequest:

Specific Bequest

“I give to The Brooks Animal Protection Society (BAPS) of Brooks, AB, charitable registration number  899801559 RROOO1, for the sum of $______ in support of the animals and shelter.”

 

Residual Bequest 

“I give to The Brooks Animal Protection Society (BAPS) of Brooks, AB, charitable registration number  899801559 RROOO1, __% of the residue of my estate in support of the animals and shelter.”