Make a bequest
You can contribute to the good work of Eastern Emergency Relief Network Inc (EERN) and help support the more vulnerable members of our community by making a bequest to EERN in your Will. Bequests play a special part in the life of organisations such as EERN. Bequests provide funds that enable EERN to carry out its core objective of supporting the more vulnerable members of our community.
A bequest to the Eastern Emergency Relief Network Inc guarantees that your values, ideals and generosity in supporting the more vulnerable members of our community will continue to live on, long after you are unable to express them personally.
How to include a bequest in your Will?
If you are planning to consider Eastern Emergency Relief Network Inc in your Will, it is important that you use our full, legally incorporated name (Eastern Emergency Relief Network Inc.).
We recommend that the following wording be used to express your intentions:
“I give to Eastern Emergency Relief Network Inc. (EERN) of Factory 1 / 10 – 12 Thornton Crescent, Mitcham Vic. 3132 –
- the sum of $….. #
- the balance of my estate #
- …..% of my estate #
for its general purposes free of all duties & taxes payable upon or in consequence of my death, and I declare that a receipt of the President, Secretary or Treasurer of EERN or other authorized officer will be sufficient discharge to my executors who will not be bound to see the application of this gift.”
(# Delete whichever is inappropriate. Your solicitor can explain the differences between each of these options.)
If you already have a Will, check to see that it reflects your current wishes.
We recommend that you consult your solicitor to assist you with the drafting of your Will.