MEMBERSHIP OF THE WOLF HIRSCHHORN SYNDROME TRUST
The Wolf Hirschhorn Syndrome Trust is a registered charity which was formed in 1994 by a group of parents.
Membership dues are currently a voluntary donation £20.00 per family due on the 1st February each year:
Only parents and legal guardians of children with 4th chromosomal abnormality are eligible for Membership.
Non-Members may ask to be included on our Newsletter mailing list. As the Trust is dependent upon the financial support of Members to continue our services friends, relatives and professionals who would like to receive a copy of our Newsletter are asked to make an annual donation of £5.00 to offset the cost of printing and mailing.
Membership dues and/or Donation cheques should be made payable to the “Wolf Hirschhorn Syndrome Trust”.
Postal Membership Dues and/or Donations should be sent to the WHST Treasurer:
22 Haybarn Drive
West Sussex RH12 5JF.
We also accept credit card payments via PayPal which can be processed via the link on this website.
Gift Aid is an income tax relief designed to benefit Charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASC) and, if you are a UK taxpayer, Gift Aid increases the value of your charity donations by 25% because the charity can reclaim the basic rate of tax on your gift at no extra cost yourself.
If you have any questions about Membership, please contact the Trust at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership information will not be shared with anyone, other than WHST Committee Members, without authorisation.
Information is recorded in our confidential Member database to enable the Trust to notify members of Regional Gatherings, National Meetings and other events.
Please consider printing off the following Gift Aid Declaration and sending to our Treasurer, Elaine Bagg, with your contribution. Special arrangements can be made with your Bank to make a regular annual payment if you wish.
DETAILS OF DONOR
Gift Aid Declaration Wolf Hirschhorn Syndrome Trust Charity Reg No: 1038219
I want the Wolf Hirschhorn Syndrome Trust to treat:
*My annual membership fee of £__________ as a Gift Aid donation.
*All donations that I make from the date of this declaration until I notify you otherwise as Gift Aid donations
[* delete as appropriate]
You must pay an amount of Income Tax and/or Capital Gains Tax at least equal to the tax that the charity reclaims on your donations in the appropriate tax year. Gift Aid is an income tax relief designed to benefit charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASC). If you’re a UK taxpayer, Gift Aid increases the value of your charity donations by 25% because the charity can reclaim the basic rate of tax on your gift at no extra cost to you.
1. You can cancel this Declaration at anytime by notifying the charity
2. If in the future your circumstances change and you no longer pay tax on your income and capital gains equal to the tax that the charity reclaims, you can cancel your declaration
3. If you pay tax at the higher rate you can claim further tax relief in your self assessment tax return
4. If you are unsure whether your donations qualify for Gift Aid tax relief ask the charity or refer to Inland Revenue help sheet IR65 on the HMRC website
Please notify the charity of any future changes to the above-mentioned information.