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Leaving a gift to CAMFED in your will

As well as making sure that your loved ones are provided for, writing your will can also be an opportunity to make a lasting impact on the world. Legacy gifts left to CAMFED impact whole communities in Sub-Saharan Africa for generations to come.

Leaving a gift to CAMFED in your will activates a network of support which results in marginalized young women receiving the quality education they deserve. Although it can be a daunting process, creating an up-to-date will ensures that your family, and the causes you care about, are provided for as you intend.

We recommend consulting a solicitor to make sure that all the legal formalities are correctly followed and that your will is valid. For more information and to find a solicitor in your area, you can call the Law Society on 020 7320 5650 or visit

There are three different types of gifts you can leave in your will:

  • A residuary legacy is a share of the balance of your estate once all other payments have been made.
  • A pecuniary legacy is a fixed amount of money.
  • A specific legacy is a gift of a specific item, such as personal possessions, land, buildings or shares.

Please include the following information when writing your will:

Name: CAMFED International
Address: St Giles Court, 24 Castle Street, Cambridge, CB3 0AJ
Registered Charity Number: 1029161

Legacy gifts left to CAMFED are exempt from Inheritance Tax because we are a charity.

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If you have any questions about legacy gifts or writing CAMFED into your will, get in touch.

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Thank you to our generous recent donors

Together we are breaking the cycle of poverty


Liam Grant £10

Andrew Shields £100

Rika Coppens €1000

Lara Kenny £5

Lara Kenny £5

Joanna Cregan $100

Lara Kenny £5

Lara Kenny £5

Lara A Kenny £5

Lucianna Whittle £40

Lydia Osgood $150

BC McLean £30

Uliana Krasnousova €10

David Edery $500

Robert Genovese $30