Leave a Legacy

Thank you for your interest in including West African Vocational Schools in your estate planning. Legacy gifts give WAVS a future source of income to ensure the sustainability of its work in Guinea-Bissau. They are tax-free donations that allow you to contribute to the work that is meaningful and important to you.

If you have any questions about leaving a legacy gift, please contact us.

Benefits of legacy gifts:

  • Legacy gifts are exempt from estate taxes.

  • Legacy gifts ensure WAVS is able to continue its work for decades to come.

How to leave a legacy gift:

  • Include a specific amount or percentage of your estate to WAVS in your will or trust.

  • Name WAVS as a beneficiary of your life insurance policy.

Click here for sample language that may be used in your will or trust for leaving a legacy gift to WAVS.