Funds bequeathed from your legacy will go towards conservation programmes that ensure New Zealand’s national icon is around for generations to come.
Providing a gift for kiwi
A variety of options are available to help kiwi through your will, including leaving:
- all or part of your estate, once expenses, debts and other specific bequests have been settled
- a specified sum of money
- a particular item, such as the proceeds of a life insurance policy, stocks and shares, works of art, vehicles, jewellery or the proceeds of the sale of a house.
Talk with your lawyer
In preparing your will, talk with your lawyer to make sure your wishes are clearly and correctly recorded.
Wording for your bequest
“I give $_____________ (or) __________ % of my estate, (or) residue of my estate, (or) property or assets to The Kiwi Trust to be used where most needed. The official receipt of the Chief Executive or other authorised officer of the Trustee will be sufficient discharge for the said legacy.”
Please let us know when you make a bequest so we can thank you for your generosity.