Support us Leave a gift in your will Leave a gift in your will A gift in your will, no matter how small, will help to save lives. After family and friends are looked after, leaving a gift to Bowel & Cancer Research can be a lasting and very personal legacy. Investing in research, means your impact will be felt long after you've gone. Types of gift you can leave in your will Below we have provided the information to make leaving a legacy gift simple, but if you have further questions you can get in touch with Deborah Gilbert. A pecuniary gift This is a specific bequest in the form of money or personal items. It could also be a set percentage of your estate. A residuary gift This is a gift amounting to what is left of your estate after your other affairs have been taken care of. Amending an existing will is simple Making adjustments to your existing Will to include a legacy gift is not complicated and can be a faster and less costly solution than re-writing your Will. Simply download and fill out our one-page legal Codicil Form to give to your solicitor with your will. You can also take a look at our Will Checklist document, which can save you time and money when you visit a solicitor.