Legacy Giving

Consider giving a gift in your will.

Literacy is the lens through which we see the worldIn our ever-changing world, who will know what literacy will mean a generation from now.  However, by leaving a legacy to literacy, you will be helping a future generation to process all cues around them to make better decisions.  Help change someone’s life by remembering the Decoda Literacy Foundation in your will.

By letting us know that you have left a bequest in your will, you are helping Decoda to plan for the future as well as continuing to support a cause close to your heart.

How to make a legacy gift:

If you are considering making a gift to Decoda Literacy Foundation in your will , we will advise you should seek professional assistance from your legal advisor (even if you have an existing will) to make sure the wording reflects your wishes.  If you do not have a legal advisor, we can help you find an advisor as well as help you with suitable wording.

A gift to Decoda Literacy Foundation:

When considering a gift in your will or any other legal document, it is important that the correct legal name is used.  It is important to remember that leaving a gift in your will to support Decoda that our charitable foundation is named in your will and if possible, to note our charitable tax number (BN 84105 3333 RR0001).

Donating stocks through your will:

You can also donate stocks through your will and receive tax savings for your estate. For more information, or if you are the executor of someone else’s will and would like to distribute shares from the estate, please email Gail Hanney, Director, Fund Development.