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Planned Giving

Consider making a long-term commitment to our success by making a Planned Gift and join our friends and supporters who are members of our Sustaining Note Society.

Leave a Lasting Legacy!

The Ashland Symphony Orchestra’s Planned Giving Program will give you the tools necessary to create a legacy for you or someone you care about. This is one way you can continue your charitable giving long after the days of life.

The Sustaining Note Society

Help plan the Ashland Symphony Orchestra’s next 50 years and beyond. Become the ultimate supporter of the ASO, by joining our Sustaining Note Society. All of the members of this elite group have made or arranged Planned Gifts to the ASO in their estate plans. The Sustaining Note Society helps the ASO by strengthening our future.

Sustaining Note Society

Bob & Jan Archer Fund
Roger & Elaine Arzt
Ashland Musical Club
Betty Basinger
Mary Case Memorial Fund
Dr. Lucille G. Ford
Ann K Guthrie Fund
Mrs. Pat Hildebrand
Nancy Kopp
Friends of Arie Lipsky
Barbara McCammon
Martha McConnell
Robert E. Semler
Mary Lou Shores
Dr. & Mrs. John O. Smith
Charles & Jane Taylor
Ireene Thomas
James E. Thomas Fund
Jill & David Torbett
Hildegarde Yanchunas

Ways to Make a Planned Gift

There are many options for making a planned gift to the ASO, depending on your age, your income and assets, and your vision of giving. These can include:

  • Bequests under your Will or Living Trusts
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Plan / IRA
  • Charitable Lead Trusts
  • Charitable Remainder Trusts
  • Gift Annuity

What to Give

Cash, real estate, securities, and tangible personal property may all offer gifting opportunities to support the Ashland Symphony Orchestra.

Most importantly, any option you choose creates a powerful legacy that will help preserve the future of the Ashland Symphony Orchestra.

Please Let Us Know

We encourage you to let us know if you have already made a commitment to the Ashland Symphony Orchestra through your will or other long-range financial plans so that we may thank you and recognize you with membership in the Sustaining Note Society. (You may, of course, make your gift anonymously.) If you are considering a planned gift, we can work with you and your advisors to ensure your gift is administered correctly.

Please Note: The Ashland Symphony Orchestra is not authorized, or qualified, to give financial, tax, and / or legal advice in relation to any and all planned gifts being considered by supporters of the Orchestra. You are strongly encourage to always consult a professional financial advisor or attorney before making any planned gift.

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