Leave a Legacy

“I believe that through educating women and giving them the tools they need to lead a fulfilling life, we all become stronger… after I am gone, this need will continue. Because of this, I have left instructions in my Will for a legacy gift to be made to the Tibetan Nuns Project. It makes me smile to know that the work of the nuns and the Tibetan Nuns Project will continue in some very small way because of this gift.”   — Vicki R., Legacy Donor and Nun Sponsor

Each of us possesses the opportunity to leave our mark on the world.

Leaving a gift in your will to the Tibetan Nuns Project is an easy way to ensure that your values and compassion will continue to be felt for generations. Your legacy gift will help educate, nourish, and empower Tibetan Buddhist nuns. It will help ensure that they achieve equality in education and, at the same time, help preserve the Tibetan culture and religion that are so severely under threat.

To learn how you can leave a legacy, download or view our Legacies of Compassion booklet to read the story of one of hundreds of nuns helped by our supporters and to learn about our mission, our record of accomplishments and our future vision.

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Gifts for legacy donors

If you have already included a legacy gift in your will, please let us know by email at
info@tnp.org or calling our office in Seattle at 1-206-652-8901. It is important for us to know what you care about most and to be able to say thank you.

Our longtime supporter, the photographer Brian Harris, wants to thank you for leaving a legacy gift to help the nuns by giving you a special gift. As he explained in this blog post, he has offered to give prints of two of his photos – his famous “Laughing Nuns” photo and “Giving and Receiving”. Just email us at info@tnp.org to let us know that you’ve include the Tibetan Nuns Project in your will and we will mail you the prints.

Brian Harris legacy, Tibetan Nuns Project, leave a charitable bequest,