Donations & Bequests
West Lothian Golf Club is a not for profit club with all funds fully invested in the course and the clubhouse. This ensures that we can continue to provide the best possible standards for members whilst safeguarding the long term future of the Club.
Making A Donation
Many of you are, or have been, loyal West Lothian Golf Club (WLGC) members.
During your membership you have enjoyed great golf, hospitality and friendship at the Club and have fallen for our beautiful golf course and its wonderful views and want to help to preserve it for the future.
Have you ever considered making a donation to West Lothian Golf Club ?
Your donation would help to deliver our Long Term Vision and Strategy, to become one of the very best Golf Clubs in West Lothian. As a Community Amateur Sports Club (CASC), we have a pivotal role to play as a key sporting and social hub for the local community
Please note that as a CASC, we have charitable status, and you can claim Gift Aid on your donation, which (if you are a UK tax payer) will increase the value of your donation. The CASC name is ‘West Lothian Golf Club’.
Donations can be made by cheque or cash to the office or securely online via Stripe here;
Community Amateur Sports Club (CASC) Gift Aid Declaration – single donation
Boost your donation by 25p of Gift Aid for every £1 you donate
Gift Aid is reclaimed by the Community Amateur Sports Club (CASC) from the tax you pay for the current tax year. Your address is needed to identify you as a current UK taxpayer.
I am a UK taxpayer and understand that if I pay less Income Tax and/or Capital Gains Tax in the current tax year than the amount of Gift Aid claimed on all my donations it is my responsibility to pay any difference.
Please notify the CASC if you:
- want to cancel this declaration
- change your name or home address
- no longer pay sufficient tax on your income and/or capital gains If you pay Income Tax at the higher or additional rate and want to receive the additional tax relief due to you, you must include all your Gift Aid donations on your Self-Assessment tax return or ask HM Revenue and Customs to adjust your tax code.
You can also make your donation by direct bank transfer to: Account Name: West Lothian Golf Club
Sort Code: 80-17-37
Account Number: 00680827
Reference: Your surname, initial and DONOR
Please advise our Club Secretary by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you make a donation by Bank Transfer.
Also please advise if any donation is specifically to be used for Junior funding.
Leaving A Bequest
Sample text for inclusion use in a will;
“I bequeath a ….. per centum (%) share of my net moveable estate to the Trustees of the West Lothian Golf Club, having offices at Airngath Hill, Linlithgow, EH49 7RH (“the Golf Club”), for the general benefit of the Golf Club and its members, declaring that the receipt of the Treasurer, or other authorised official, shall be sufficient discharge for my Executors and Trustees.”
Many thanks for your support.
on behalf of The West Lothian Golf Club membership today and in future.