Your Legacy for Life
Include the gift of a donation in your Last Will & Testament, also known as a Will, for Footprints in Africa.
Footprints in Africa, a subsidiary of Chayil Enterprises LLC., is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to aiding the people of Africa, in poverty-stricken communities, with necessities needed to maintain a standard quality of life.
We believe that a single action can make all the difference in the lives of others and that collective actions can greatly impact the world. So, through advocacy and community outreach programs, projects, campaigns, and initiatives, we are committed to fostering support that brings about real change for the greater good of those in Africa.
Choosing to remember Footprints in Africa with a gift in your Will is the perfect way to let your care and compassion for those in Africa continue for years to come.
How it Works
There are many ways to remember Footprints in Africa in your Will. It doesn’t take an enormous amount of money to make a difference in the lives of those we serve.
You Can Leave a Share of Your Assets
Leave us (Footprints in Africa) a percentage of your Estate or assets after other gifts (and debts) have been paid - known as a “residual gift.” If you have already made a Will; but want to add a residual gift to Footprints in Africa, your lawyer can help you do so without affecting the gifts you leave your loved ones.
You Can Leave a Fixed Sum of Money
You may wish to leave us (Footprints in Africa) a stated sum of money. This type of gift is known as a “specific gift.”
You Can Leave a Specific Item of Value
You may wish to leave us (Footprints in Africa) a particular item that we can sell to support our mission and vision. It could be property or an item of value, such as an antique or jewelry.
What You Need to Know
All that is needed to leave a legacy gift is a few sentences. Here is some information that may be helpful:
Our legal name is Footprints in Africa.
Our charitable registration number is EIN 85-1564236.
Our address is PO Box 5435, Greenville, SC 29606.
Our suggested wording for a residual gift: “To pay Footprints in Africa the residue (or share of the residue) of my estate for such use and purpose as the Executive Board of Directors may determine in their absolute discretion.”
Our suggested wording for a specific gift: “To pay Footprints in Africa the sum of $___ for such use and purpose as the Executive Board of Directors may determine in their absolute discretion.”
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you like to discuss your gift and any specifications around how you want it utilized. We are happy to work with you and your family to help you meet your legacy goals.
Let Us Know If You Have Included Footprints in Africa in your Will
Contact us at 1-864-918-1259 or by email at Contact@footprintsinafrica.org; we would love to thank you personally. And we want to ensure that you receive the exclusive benefits of our Legacy Circle.