Leave a Legacy - Touch The Future
Concern for your loved ones’ future and security in your own retirement make financial and estate planning an essential need. Planned giving offers you many opportunities to fulfill your philanthropic goals while providing lifetime benefits to you and your family. You can extend the influence of your generosity beyond your life through a planned gift. You can also experience the joy of giving while minimizing the personal cost of a major gift through charitable tax benefits.
When you make a planned gift to the Chandler Center for the Arts you are recognized as a member of the Chandler Center for the Arts Legacy Society. The Society was established to provide ongoing gratitude to donors who have so thoughtfully provided support for Chandler Center for the Arts future. Your generosity will provide visual and performing arts in order to elevate the social culture of the community and empower citizens to bridge borders through participation in the arts.
Examples of the type of planned gift you may provide include:
- Bequests by will or living trust
- Charitable remainder trusts
- Charitable lead trusts
- Retained life estate contracts
- Life insurance
- Retirement plans and profit sharing plans
- Passbook savings accounts and brokerage accounts
The Board of Directors will provide you with the following benefits:
- Listing on Chandler Center for the Arts Legacy Society donor board
- Listing in Annual Season Brochure
- Invitations to Chandler Center for the Arts Legacy Society events
- Invitations to selected Chandler Center for the Arts events, forums, lectures
Making a Bequest:
Standard bequest language is listed below. Gifts are typically given as a percentage, fixed amount, or residual of the estate. We recommend that you carefully review the terms of your will with a professional trained in handling trusts and estates.
General bequest language:
“I give, devise and bequeath to the Chandler Cultural Foundation, 250 North Arizona Avenue, Chandler, AZ 85225, the sum of $____________ (or ___ % of my estate or a description of the specific asset) for the benefit of the Chandler Center for the Arts endowment.
The Chandler Cultural Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non profit corporation established in 1989 to program and raise funds for the Chandler Center for the Arts artistic and outreach programs.