LOOKING TO THE FUTURE - A BEQUEST
If chamber music has been a source of joy and solace, enriching your life, please consider including the Festival in your Will so that music may bring pleasure and peace to others in the future.
A gift, no matter how small or large, helps to ensure the future of chamber music and of the Festival itself. We would love you to continue your journey with us feeling pride in knowing that your gift has helped build a secure financial platform for future generations of Australian musicians and music lovers.
We treat your information with respect and in complete privacy. We are happy to discuss with you any particular aspect of the AFCM that you would like to support.
The AFCM Future Fund is the repository for all AFCM bequests of $10,000 and above not designated by the donor for a specific purpose.
For a confidential discussion regarding Festival support please contact:
T 07 4771 4144
PO Box 5871
Townsville QLD 4810
The Australian Festival of Chamber Music Donations Fund is listed on the Register of Cultural Organisations maintained under subdivision 30-B of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997. The AFCM Donations Fund charitable status is Deductible Gift Recipient 1 (DGR1). DONATIONS OF $2 OR MORE ARE TAX DEDUCTIBLE.
Suggested Wording For Bequests
Some wording you may wish to consider using (in consultation with your legal adviser) when leaving a gift in your Will might be:
"I give to the Australian Festival of Chamber Music – North Queensland Limited
ABN 34 050 418 730 (AFCM)
All of my residuary estate,
(Specified percentage to be inserted) per cent of my residuary estate,
The sum of $.........,
[List of asset/s]
to be used for its general purposes OR
to be used for emerging talent (eg Winterschool).
“I declare that the receipt of a Director of AFCM or other authorised officer will be a sufficient discharge to my executors, who will not be bound to see to the application of this gift.”