Submission Requirements

Submission Requirements


Submit articles and photos: Monday, March 30, 2020
Partners – book ad at discounted rate: Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Book ad: Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Provide ad copy: Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Publication: Thursday, April 30, 2020

Benefits for Partners

  • Free publication of an article on the importance and impact of charitable gifts (subject to selection process)
  • Prominent listing of name and contact information
  • Opportunity to purchase advertising space at a 10% discount to promote the mission of your organization or your expertise in the estate planning field. Deadline is March 25, 2020.
  • Benefit from The Vancouver Sun’s print/digital reach of 956,000 18+ readers

View the Spring 2019 supplement here.

Submit an article

The supplement is designed to educate readers on the personal and financial benefits of leaving gifts for not-for-profit organizations through their wills or other planned giving methods.

Submit a 350-400 word article that:

  • Raises awareness about how easy it is to leave a legacy gift
  • Shows the impact legacy gifts have on our communities
  • Highlight the benefits of specific planned giving techniques
  • Offers legal or financial estate planning advice
  • Features inspiring donor legacy stories
  • Avoids being an advertisement for an organization’s specific programs or services

Please also submit:

  • A colour photo of the author of the article – preferably action photos rather than head shoes, in a jpg file with a resolution of at least 200 dpi
  • An additional photo relevant to your article that may be used if space is available, in a jpg file with a resolution of at least 200 dpi
  • Cutline (photo caption)
  • Byline (author, title, organization)
  • Photo credit acknowledgement (if applicable)

The CAGP Greater Vancouver Chapter has the right to edit articles accepted for publication in the LEAVE A LEGACY™ newspaper supplement. All submissions will be considered, however, preference for publication will be given to our LEAVE A LEGACY™ Partners. Please note that submitting an article does not guarantee it will be published.

Submit articles to:
Article deadline: Monday, March 30, 2020

Purchase Ad Space


Booking: Wednesday, April 8, 2020*
Ad copy: Wednesday, April 15, 2020

LEAVE A LEGACY™ partners are eligible for discounted advertising costs if ads are booked by Wed., March 25, 2020*. View the rate sheet. Please contact Mark Dowell at to book your space. Please book early to ensure placement in the supplement.

LEAVE A LEGACY™ is a program of the Canadian Association of Gift Planners (CAGP). Our goal is to raise awareness of the importance of well-planned philanthropic gifts and their positive impact on our communities.