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The Pear Tree Fund

The Pear Tree Centre

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Thank you for considering leaving a gift to The Pear Tree Fund in your will.

Your generosity really will help us make a difference to local people by providing them with emotional, practical and physical support when they need it the most.

There are several different types of legacy you might like to consider. The three main types are:

  • pecuniary legacy – which allows you to specify the amount of money you would like to give
  • residuary legacy – which is a gift of all or part of your estate after all other expenses, debts and legacies have been paid
  • specific legacy – which is a gift of a specific asset, such as property, land or shares

Your solicitor or legal advisor can offer you further advice, as well as telling you more about other types of legacy which may be more appropriate for you. They can also advise on the best wording to use in your will reflect the type of gift you wish to make, as well as the potential tax benefits of leaving a legacy to charity.

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Building work progresses

We’re pleased to report that construction work on the Pear Tree Centre is progressing well, with the internal and external walls now at roof level. The roof itself is being constructed and insulated, and will be complete over the next ... Read More
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Job advert – Pear Tree Centre manager

We’re looking for a highly organised and energetic manager to play a key role in developing the Pear Tree Centre for people with life-limiting illnesses and their families.
Raising charity cash with fashion and fizz

Raising charity cash with fashion and fizz

A fun-packed evening of fashion and fizz held at a popular Suffolk pub has been heralded a success after raising nearly £800 for the Pear Tree Fund.

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