If you are a solicitor or personal executor dealing with an estate that includes a gift to World Cancer Research Fund, the following information will help in the process of fulfilling the deceased’s last wishes.
Please let us know about any legacy that is due to us by writing to:
World Cancer Research Fund
140 Pentonville Road
If you have any queries, please contact our Legacy Administration Manager on:
Tel: 020 7343 4200
The following addresses for World Cancer Research Fund may also appear on a will, but please send all correspondence to the 140 Pentonville Road address above.
Our Registered Charity Number is 1000739.
Cheques should be made payable to World Cancer Research Fund and addressed, together with all correspondence, to the Legacy Administration Manager. If it is preferred to make remittance by direct transfer, please contact us for details.
If a person has left World Cancer Research Fund a pecuniary or a specific legacy, please provide the following details:
If a person has left World Cancer Research Fund a residuary legacy, please provide us with the following details. These are needed to meet our auditor’s requirements:
Sometimes a will is drafted that does not give our full name. It may simply say the legacy is left to “Cancer Research” but there are several charities in the UK involved in this field.
Other information in the will may indicate that the legacy is intended for us, such as our Registered Charity Number or our current or former addresses (see above).
However, if this is not made clear in the will, please contact us. We can provide further information and details of whether the deceased supported World Cancer Research Fund during their lifetime.
I’m Dominic, the Legacy Administration Manager here at World Cancer Research Fund. If you require any further information, or if I can help or support in any way during the course of the administration of the estate you are dealing with, please don’t hesitate to contact me.
t: 020 7343 4200