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The difference your legacy will make

Today, and in the years to come, lives and communities across the world will be changed for the better. Men and women will learn they have all they need to step into their God-given potential. They will know that the answer to poverty lies within themselves, and with that knowledge they can be released from poverty for good.

We are closer than ever to ending extreme poverty and your legacy gift could make all the difference. Every penny of your legacy gift will be invested wisely so that we can best serve wherever the need is greatest around the world.

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Find out how to include a gift to Tearfund in your will

Writing a will doesn’t have to be difficult – we've prepared a legacy information pack which tells you everything you need to know, and it's completely free. The pack details the types of gifts you can leave, offers suggested wording and the information your solicitor will need. You can download your legacy pack or request a pack in the post below.

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Please contact us if you have any questions about leaving a gift to Tearfund in your will or if you have questions about acting as an executor for an estate in which Tearfund is named as a beneficiary. Whilst we're unable to provide legal advice, we are happy to offer some guidance.

To contact our Legacies team: email legacies@tearfund.org, call 020 3906 3422 or write to Legacy Team, Tearfund, 100 Church Road, Teddington, Middlesex, TW11 8QE.

FAQs about leaving a gift in your will

Help for Executors

Firstly, thank you for all the work you are doing as executor. We understand that being an Executor of an estate can be a daunting task, and if you need any help then please do not hesitate to contact our Legacy Team (see details above).

Whilst we're unable to provide legal advice, we are happy to offer some guidance.

The Institute of Legacy Management has written a helpful guide for Executors, which you may also find useful. You can view it here.

FAQs for executors

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