Many people remember the positive difference books had on their lives and their children’s lives, and are keen to help CBCA continue the work of bringing children and books together to nurture a literate, educated and creative Australia.
Here’s how your bequest would make a difference:
Bequests which do not restrict the use of monies provide us with the flexibility to meet our needs as they change over time and are extremely valued. All monies are accounted for in annual reporting, and used only in accordance with applicable laws and CBCA policy.
Naturally, looking after your family and friends comes first, but if you'd like to leave a gift in your will to the CBCA after remembering family and friends, here's how.
Types of bequest - there are a few different ways you can include a gift in your will:
Use the correct wording - to ensure that your gift is received by CBCA. We recommend that you speak with your solicitor to ensure that your wishes are properly expressed, inclusive of the following details:
"... to be used for the general purposes of The Children's Book Council of Australia (ABN: 14009580956), I DIRECT... "
Childrens Book Council of Australia
Level 2, State Library of Queensland
South Brisbane Queensland 4101
Please inform us of your gift - we would love to know that you have included CBCA in your will so that we can discuss any wishes you may have, thank you personally and invite you to attend events. Please let us know by calling the office on 07 3842 9120 or 1300 365922
Payment - deposit monies into BSB 066 124, account number 10184639
We can't thank you enough for considering the possibility of including CBCA in your will. You can be assured it will make a significant difference. If you'd like to have a confidential discussion with someone about leaving a bequest, please get in touch on 07 3842 9120 or 1300 365922.