One of the most valuable ways you can help AusCongo Network continue with this important work is by leaving a gift in your will.

How to make a bequest/leave a gift to AusCongo Network

We know that your priority is to look after your loved ones in your Will. We also know it is important for you to talk to them about your wishes and the reason why you might choose to leave a gift to AusCongo Network.

There are different ways in which a gift can be given in a will:

  1. Residuary‚Äď the remainder of the Estate after specific gifts have been disbursed.
  2. Percentage‚Äď a percentage of the residue or the entire Estate.
  3. Pecuniary¬†‚Äď a specific gift of cash.
  4. Specific asset‚Äď this could be real estate, shares, bonds or other items of value (works of art, jewellery etc).
  5. An investment in perpetuity. 

Below are examples of how such gifts may be drafted.

A residuary bequest

I give to AusCongo Network Inc, 155, Fernbrooke Blvd, Redbank Plains- 4301, QLD, the rest of my estate, and I direct that the receipt of the organisation shall be a complete discharge to my Executors for the legacy, and that my Executors shall not be bound to see the application thereof.

A proportional bequest

I give to AusCongo Network Inc, 155, Fernbrooke Blvd, Redbank Plains- 4301, QLD, an amount equal to ____ per centum of the total value of my estate, and I direct that the receipt of the organisation shall be a complete discharge to my Executors for the legacy, and that my Executors shall not be bound to see the application thereof.

A gift of specific assets

I give to AusCongo Network Inc, 155, Fernbrooke Blvd, Redbank Plains- 4301, QLD, ____ (description of real estate, securities, etc), and I direct that the receipt of the organisation shall be a complete discharge to my Executors for the legacy, and that my Executors shall not be bound to see the application thereof. (And I direct that the said legacy shall be free of debts, funeral and testamentary expenses, duties and taxes which shall be paid out of the residue of my estate.)

A gift of cash

I give to AusCongo Network Inc, 155, Fernbrooke Blvd, Redbank Plains- 4301, QLD, the sum of $____, and I direct that the receipt of the organisation shall be a complete discharge to my Executors for the legacy, and that my Executors shall not be bound to see the application thereof. (And I direct that the said legacy shall be free of debts, funeral and testamentary expenses, duties and taxes which shall be paid out of the residue of my estate.)

Our undertaking to you

If you choose to leave us a gift in your Will, we will:

  • honour your wishes
  • honour your privacy ‚Äď we would like to acknowledge your generosity but will only give you the recognition you or your family are comfortable with.
  • ensure your gift is used in the most effective way.

AusCongo Network recommends you seek professional advice or the assistance of a solicitor when preparing your Will to ensure that it is properly signed and witnessed so your wishes can be carried out.

How can AusCongo Network help?

If you face any problem in making a bequest to AusCongo Network, please contact us on 0431 270 961 and we would be more than happy to talk to you about this important decision.

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