Charitable legacies are extremely important in supporting the work of the RCVS Charitable Trust. These gifts enable them to fund advances in veterinary knowledge through a grants programme, projects, events and professional veterinary Library.
Building work has started on a new £2.8million hydrotherapy pool at the Victoria Education Centre and Sports College in Poole, Dorset, thanks in part to several generous legacy donations.
In 2010 War Memorials Trust received a legacy of £30,000 which it has used to develop a strategy for educating schools, youth groups and cadets in advance of the first World War centenary.
Fauna & Flora International legacy. In 2011 they received a legacy donation of £75,000 from a supporter who asked that it be used for the benefit of Orang-Utans.