By leaving a gift to Stewart House though bequest you are helping us change the lives of thousands of children for generations to come. You may also wish to leave a donation in loving memory of a family member or friend.

Since our doors opened in 1931, Stewart House has supported over 150,000 children in need and your gift is a way of ensuring that thousands more are able to benefit from a stay at Stewart House.

We understand that leaving a bequest in your Will is an important decision to make and we are here to support you through this process. If you would like any further information about our program and the work that we do, please get in contact with us on (02) 9938 3100 or at marketing@stewarthouse.org.au

We are always grateful when someone decides to make a bequest to Stewart House as this unbudgeted  ‘windfall’ enables us to make improves to the program and to our infrastructure.

We confirm that Stewart House (ABN 97 127 072 100) is a public company limited by guarantee registered in terms of the Corporations Act 2001, a charity registered with the ACNC and a public benevolent institution with endorsement as a deductible gift recipient.

How will my gift be used?

You can choose where and how you would like us to use your gift. Leaving a bequest for general use will allow us to direct your gift to where it is needed most.  Alternatively, you may choose to direct your gift towards a specific fund, including:

  • Capital improvements to benefit the children’s comfort and stay
  • Providing additional resources to support the psychological and emotional needs of the children
  • The provision of healthy well-balanced meals for the children
  • Weekend excursions for the children
  • Providing suitable footwear, clothing and toiletry items for the children
  • Providing transport for children from regional and remote parts of the state to access Stewart House.

Wording for your Will

To include Stewart House, New South Wales in your Will we suggest that you use the following wording:

“I bequeath to Stewart House for its [general use or a specified purpose], my [entire estate, or the sum of $…… from my estate, or the residual of my estate], free of all duties. The receipt of the Chief Executive Officer or other authorized officer for the time being shall be a complete and sufficient discharge for the executor(s).”

Call us: we would be happy to speak to you about this.  If you have any further questions or would like more information please contact Stewart House on (02) 9938 3100 or at marketing@stewarthouse.org.au.

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Stewart House Bequests 2006 – 2020

Stewart House is grateful for gifts of every size and, over the years, we have been fortunate to receive some generous contributions. Following is a list of the kind and unexpected financial gifts made to Stewart House. We are delighted to share our appreciation of this generous support. We remain committed to using every gift with great honour in our mission to care for public school children-in-need well into the future.

Estate of the Late

Loris Enid

Barker

$2,000.00

Estate of the Late

Kathleen

Barnes

$43,354.77

In Memory of the Late

William

Blake

$305.00

Estate of the Late

Cynthia

Brew

$116,142.19

Estate of the Late

Elsie Mary Grace

Casey

$10,000.00

Estate of the Late

Nancy Josephine

Cottle

$5,000.00

Estate of the Late

Catherine E

Davies

$11,341.37

In Memory of the Late

Joy

Delaney

$472.00

In Memory of the Late

Robyn

Dixon

$475.00

Estate of the Late

Keith

Dowling

$909,467.00

Estate of the Late

John Harold

Dugdale

$835,589.00

Estate of the Late

Kenneth Norman

Evans

$308,833.72

In Memory of the Late

Sarah

Falzarano

$1,000.00

Estate of the Late

Cynthia

Fernandes

$150,000.00

Estate of the Late

Simon

Firth

$11,000.00

Estate of the Late

Ronald Joseph

Fisher

$84,738.93

Estate of the Late

Louise

Gaukrodger

$4,000.00

In Memory of the Late

Julie Elizabeth

Gill

$1,000.00

In Memory of the Late

Pamela Doris

Gregg

$1,014.00

Estate of the Late

Alan

Guymer

$2,000.00

Estate of the Late

Enid

Hokin

$501,694.02

In Memory of the Late

John

Huxley

$500.00

In Memory of the Late

Jim

Johnson

$120.00

Estate of the Late

Pauline

Kessell

$2,024.00

Estate of the Late

Kenneth

Lambeth

$178,680.00

Estate of the Late

Norma

Lea

$10,130.00

Estate of the Late

Evelyn May

McLean

$98,969.00

In Memory of the Late

Helen

Montgomery

$1,050.00

Estate of the Late

Wendy Margaret

Nicholson

$1,853.57

In Memory of the Late

Anna

Nicolaou

$1,000.00

In Memory of the Late

Isabella

Principe

$300.00

Estate of the Late

Beryl Elizabeth

Raymer

$590,000.00

Estate of the Late

Margaret Ray

Routh

$2,000.00

In Memory of the Late

Kay

Sara

$765.00

In Memory of the Late

John

Sauer

$782.00

In Memory of the Late

June

Smith

$230.00

In Memory of the Late

Gerald

Spring

$509.65

Estate of the Late

Donald Boyce

Taylor

$117,750.44

In Memory of the Late

Mais

Vaughan

$400.00

In Memory of the Late

Jeff

Ward

$50.00

In Memory of the Late

Joyce

Warren

$300.00

Estate of the Late

Allan Earl

Whackett

$17,087.00

Estate of the Late

Milton Joseph

Wilderspin

$230,943.93

In Memory of the Late

Lorraine

Wood

$3,670.00

Estate of the Late

Beverley Alison

Wood

$33,819.00

Estate of the Late

Katherine

Yabsley

$5,000.00

The Meates Family

$7,250.00