Hornby Island Elder Housing Society is a registered charity. All donations, large or small, are happily accepted! If you would prefer to make an ongoing donation, either monthly or yearly, just let us know. Tax receipts are issued for all donations.
To make a donation: Please make your cheque out to Hornby Island Elder Housing Society and send to Box 33, Hornby Island BC V0R 1Z0
A bequest in your will, no matter the size, is a thoughtful gift that will keep on giving long into the future.
How to Include a bequest to Hornby Island Elder Housing in Your Will:
After providing for your family and loved ones, you may want to support housing for Hornby Island elders by leaving a bequest in your will to the Hornby Island Elder Housing Society. Charitable bequests help provide for the future of your community, and affordable housing in perpetuity.
Charitable bequests are eligible for tax receipts and the resulting tax credits can significantly reduce your tax payable in the final year of your life, in addition to tax payable by your estate. Hornby Island Elder Housing Society will not be taxed on any bequests made to it.
A bequest can be for a specific dollar amount, a percentage of an estate, or all or part of the residue of an estate. You can also name the Hornby Island Elder Housing Society as a contingent beneficiary in the event that someone named in your will is no longer living.
The following sample will clauses provide a few options for charitable giving to Hornby Island Elder Housing Society through your estate. There are many ways that your legacy can be structured. We encourage you to talk to your lawyer and your family, and contact us to find out more.
Legal Name: Hornby Island Elder Housing Society
Address: Box 33, Hornby Island, BC V0R1Z0
I give the Hornby Island Elder Housing Society, charitable registration number 889102281, the sum of
$ __________ or _____% or the residue of my estate to establish the bequest.