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20140112NHSODZCONCERT-79What does your Legacy sound like?

Founded in 1894, the NHSO is the fourth oldest orchestra in America and hopes to play concerts for generations to come. Please consider including the Symphony in your estate planning and ensure that your legacy plays on in the hearts and minds of future classical music fans.

A charitable bequest or other planned gift to your NHSO allows you to:

Create a gift that celebrates your values while benefitting you and your family;
Provide visionary support for the NHSO’s musical and educational mission; and
Take advantage of immediate and/or deferred tax benefits.

Make a difference in the lives of listeners and children for generations to come – Join the NHSO Legacy Society.

Please contact Elaine Carroll, Executive Director, for your membership options at 203.865.0831 x12 or email

Richard L. English Fund
NHSO Foundation
William Inglis Morse Trust

Anna Cutler Fund
Arthur & Ruth Nabstedt Fund
Bette G. Gruskay Education Fund
Brooks Shepard, Jr. Fund
Christopher & Toddie Getman Fund
Elizabeth Kingsley Harvey Fund
Helen Roberts Trust
Helen H. Roberts Fund
Henry Brightwell Fund
Henry F. English Fund
James Marshall & Marie-Louise Osborn Collection
John Herrick Jackson Fund
John H. & William B. Jackson Memorial Fund
Mildred Pond Fund
New Haven Symphony Orchestra Fund
Peter C. Hereld Fund for Blind and Dyslexic Listeners
Susan Morse Hilles Trust
Walter E. & Anna L. Malley Funds
William J. & Clare W. Bright Fund
Yale University and The White Foundation

Legacy Society:
Burton Alter
Myrna F. Baskin
Dr. and Mrs. Harold D. Bornstein, Jr.
Toddie and Chris Getman
Ruth B. Grannick
John and Kitty Kelly
Bob and Sandy Santy
Tracey and David Scheer
Frank G. Winder Trust

We thank these visionary community members for their support of the New Haven Symphony Orchestra’s future. Create your legacy with a planned gift. Email Elaine C. Carroll to discuss tax-deductible opportunities or call 203.865.0831 x12.

The Legacy Society recognizes those who plan a gift to the NHSO. Let us know if you qualify for membership and society events.

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