Planned Giving Share

Opera Theatre of Saint Louis has provided cherished memories for several generations of operagoers.  By remembering Opera Theatre in your financial planning, you help to ensure special memories for future generations.  There are several ways to make a planned gift, many of which may provide you or your estate with considerable tax relief.

About Planned Giving

Notifying Opera Theatre of Saint Louis of your planned gift qualifies you as a member of the Crescendo Circle, a recognition society for donors who have included Opera Theatre in their estate plans. Crescendo Circle members enjoy special acknowledgment in Opera Theatre’s season program book, as well as invitations to exclusive events throughout the year.

When planning your gift, it is recommended that you consult with a financial advisor. If you have included Opera Theatre in your estate plans or would like to discuss gift options with a member of Opera Theatre’s Planned Giving Advisory Council, please contact:

Nicole Ambos Freber,
Director of Development
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
210 Hazel Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63119
(314) 963-4222
nambos@opera-stl.org

Ways to Give

Frequent changes in tax relief measures and personal circumstances prompt many individuals to review their charitable giving on a regular basis.  Opera Theatre of Saint Louis is always grateful for your annual gift of cash or stock.  However, the following planned gift options may offer additional ways to obtain tax relief while providing a lasting legacy for Opera Theatre

     • WILL BEQUESTS
     • LIFE INCOME GIFTS
        – Charitable Gift Annuities & 
           Charitable Remainder Trusts
     • RETIREMENT ACCOUNT GIFTS
     • LIFE INSURANCE GIFTS

 

For a copy of Opera Theatre’s Gift Acceptance Policy, please click here.

Opera Theatre of Saint Louis and its employees do not provide tax, accounting, or financial advice.  Please consult your legal or financial advisor regarding the tax implications of your charitable giving or ask to speak with a member of Opera Theatre’s Planned Giving Advisory Council.