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Donations and Bequests

The Linwood College Foundation Charitable Trust was established in 2018 to enable Alumni and the wider community to gift to the school whānau and to support, in a practical way, the learning journey of today’s students. You can learn more about us here.

If you would like to become a financial supporter of Linwood College Foundation Charitable Trust, we encourage you to consider making regular monthly donations, no matter the size of your donation, e.g. $2, $5, $10, $25 or $50 per month.

If you would like to discuss any matter about donating please email foundation@linwoodcollege.school.nz or phone 021 2398946

Linwood College Foundation Charitable Trust
Bank Details: SBS 031369 0312180 00

  • Automatic Payments
    By setting up an automatic payment electronically yourself or by asking your bank to help you. The Foundation’s bank account details are above.
  • Electronic Transfer
    Electronic bank transfer to Linwood College Foundation Charitable Trust. Bank account details are above.
  • Cheque
    You can donate by cheque to the Foundation. Postal address;  PO Box 24 034, Eastgate, Christchurch 8642
  • PayPal/Credit Card
    Click below to donate using your credit card through PayPal. Regular payments or a single payment

Making a Bequest

If you are considering making a bequest/s in your will, a bequest to Linwood College Foundation is a very significant and special way of supporting the future success of Linwood College Students.

There are several ways in which you can nominate your gift.

  • A Specified Sum
    This is a very common form of bequest where you specify a fixed amount, however it is recommended that you review your will every five years.
  • A Percentage Bequest
    This allows for a specific percentage/proportion of your estate to be given to the Trust.
  • A Residuary Bequest
    You may leave the balance of your estate to the Trust after all other expenses have been deducted.
  • Gift of Assets
    You may prefer to leave a specified gift to the Trust. A property, shares, stocks, bonds, jewellery, works of art or other gifts you wish to nominate. These may be retained by the Trust as a capital investment or sold to raise funds.

If you would like to make a bequest/gift to the Linwood College Foundation Trust in your will you will need speak to your lawyer/solicitor or financial advisor about this.

If you would like to talk over the possibility of making a bequest, please do not hesitate to contact us.