Legacy gifts are incredibly important to Safer Medicines Trust, as an independent charity which receives no funding from corporations or government. By leaving a gift to Safer Medicines Trust, supporters can continue to help us work towards a future where medical research is fully focused on humans, not animals.
A legacy is a great way to keep your memory alive and continue to help the causes you care about live on.
A gift to Safer Medicines Trust in your Will will enable us to continue our work to transform medical research from a largely animal-based to a human-based science.
We are so grateful to all of the wonderful people who have already left legacies to Safer Medicines Trust – it is no exaggeration to say that we simply would not exist without them. We remember them constantly and strive to fulfil their wishes, which drive all of our work.
Leaving a legacy in your Will is not complicated but we would always recommend using a legal professional to ensure your Will is up-to-date and valid.
When making your Will, it is important that you include the full name of your chosen charity and its charity number to ensure your gift goes to the right place.
As Safer Medicines Trust is a registered charity, leaving a legacy to us is completely tax free, ensuring your whole gift will directly support our work.
If you’d like to leave a gift to Safer Medicines Trust, our details are as follows:
Safer Medicines Trust
Registered charity number: 1039411
Farewill (the largest will writer in the UK and winner of many awards, including National Will Writing Firm of the Year 2019, 2020 & 2021) can help you online or by phone. Their friendly team of experts makes writing a will quick and easy. You can do it from the comfort of your own home in under 30 minutes. Farewill make sure your wishes are clear and that your loved ones are provided for exactly as you wish. They offer an Unlimited Changes service for complete peace of mind. There is no obligation to leave any money to us and we will not know what you decide (unless you tell us) but we will be extremely grateful if you do.
Or visit Remember a Charity’s website for advice on making a Will, finding a local, qualified solicitor to help you write a will, and leaving a gift to charity.
As part our Remember a Charity membership, our supporters can get up to 20% off will writing services from Co-op Legal Services. You will benefit from a telephone or blended will-writing service with a saving of £30 per single will. To find out more or get started, please follow this link.
If you’d like to make a one-off donation to Safer Medicines Trust, you can do so here. We are very grateful for every gift, no matter how small.
By Rebecca Ram I was pleased to be invited to give a presentation on the issues concerning use of animals in research at a recent workshop hosted by Advocates for Animals, the UK’s first legal organisation devoted to animal protection. The theme of the workshop was “Animal experiments; the law, the framework and the alternatives”. […]Safer Medicines Trust at the 11th World Congress on Alternatives (WC11)
Scientific consultant Rebecca Ram presented during a virtual session as part of the ‘YOU-WC11’ mentoring programme. The session theme was ‘Challenges and Opportunities for Expanding the 3Rs’’ and was particularly aimed at early career scientists. The session was further divided to discuss two topics; ‘Dropping an R: Is it Time to Retire Refinement?‘ featuring Charu Chandrasekera of […]