Planned Giving

Make Your Legacy Last

With a Planned Gift, you can provide long-lasting support for St. Cecilia Music Center while enjoying financial benefits. Look below to learn more about the legacy giving vehicle that may be right for you.

So Many Ways to Give

  • Bequest Gifts: Include St. Cecilia Music Center in your will or trust.
  • Retirement: Perpetuate your gift through retirement and avoid double taxation.
  • Life Insurance: Name St. Cecilia Music Center as a beneficiary to your policy.
  • Real Estate: Choose from outright gifts, bequests, or retained life estate.
  • Charitable Gift Annuity: Receive annuity payments for life while the remainder of your gift benefits St. Cecilia Music Center.

Chuck and Stella Royce
Stella Royce, one of St. Cecilia Music Center's most generous and caring supporters, passed away in November 2019, at age 92. She and her beloved husband, Chuck, who passed before her, will live on forever through their estate gift to SCMC.

Make It Official

If you’re ready to move forward with a planned gift, please feel free to utilize the documents below when consulting with a professional advisor.

Sample Bequest LanguageLegacy Gift Intention Form

Please note: St. Cecilia Music Center does not provide legal, tax, or financial advice. The information on this page is designed only to provide information on gift options. Always consult a professional advisor before making a decision on legacy giving.

Get in Touch

Cathy Holbrook | Executive & Artistic Director or 616-459-2224 x203