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Leave your Legacy

You have the power to give future generations the opportunity to experience nature, wildlife and a healthy environment.

You don’t need deep pockets to make an impact. DUC offers, simple, flexible and effective choices for you to leave your legacy.

In Your Will

In Your Will

Once you’ve taken care of your loved ones, we hope you’ll consider a gift to DUC in your will. Called a charitable bequest, your gift will help us conserve our water, wildlife and environment for future generations. You’ll have peace of mind ensuring that your family and financial matters…

Publicly Traded Securities

Publicly Traded Securities

Publicly traded securities, such as stocks, income trust units, bonds, mutual fund units and shares offer an advantage in making a major reduction to your taxable income. Is gifting publicly traded securities right for me? By gifting the stock directly to DUC, you can avoid capital gains tax and…

Life Insurance

Life Insurance

Life insurance is a popular and easy way to leave your conservation legacy. Is a life insurance gift right for me? You can transfer ownership of an existing policy to us, donate a new policy or donate the proceeds of the life insurance to us. If your children have…

Wealth Replacement Strategies

Wealth Replacement Strategies

Wealth replacement is a simple option that provides a powerful solution to gift to charity without diminishing the value of what you will leave your family. Is a wealth replacement insurance gift right for me? You can donate assets such as cash, securities or property without it affecting the…

Land Donation

Land Donation

We are one of very few charities that will gratefully consider your land donation. With 80 years of experience in the conservation of wetlands and natural areas, we know what it takes to manage land for the benefit of waterfowl, other wildlife and people. Is a land donation right for…

RRSP or RRIF

RRSP or RRIF

A future gift of a registered retirement savings plan (RRSP) or income fund (RRIF) can be made without sacrificing your retirement lifestyle. Is a RRSP or RRIF gift right for me? A RRSP or RRIF gift is a great way to reduce taxation on any remaining assets in your…


Make conservation your legacy.

One of the greatest things you can do for your loved ones is to have your affairs in order.

If now feels like the right time to begin planning your conservation legacy, we encourage you to discuss your interests with our planned giving managers. They can help you plan your gift to suit your wishes and your personal, financial and tax circumstances. We’ll celebrate your generosity with membership to our international Feather Society.

The conservation spirit lives in you.

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Planned Giving Manager
Eastern Canada

Janice O’Dette
j_odette@ducks.ca

Planned Giving Manager
Western Canada
Chris Clarkson
c_clarkson@ducks.ca

Free Estate-Planning Guide

Get your free estate-planning guide. It’s a great first step to prepare you for meeting with your attorney to plan your will.

Already left us a gift?

If you have left a gift to use in your will, please let us know.

If you have left a gift to us in your will, please let us know. We’ll make note, and you will also be invited to join our Feather Society and commemorated for your support. You may also choose to remain anonymous.

Contact Information
Eastern Canada: Janice O’Dette
Western Canada: Chris Clarkson
or call 1-877-477-8077


Charitable information
Our charitable information for tax purposes.
Legal Name:
Ducks Unlimited Canada

Registration number:
11888 8957 RR0001

Address:
PO Box 1160
Stonewall, MB
R0C 2Z0