A Legacy of Giving: William S. MacPhail Society
Leave a legacy of support to an organization you love.
By remembering MacPhail Center for Music in your will or beneficiary arrangements, you create a legacy of transforming lives, expressing gratitude and making a difference in the world through music education.
Whether you wish to provide general operating income for MacPhail to use wherever it is most needed (which provides the most flexibility) or to support a specific department or program, your bequest expresses your lasting commitment to MacPhail. A bequest to MacPhail may also help you meet your financial and estate-planning goals since an estate-tax charitable deduction for the entire amount of the gift is allowed.
Potential Benefits of Estate Giving
• Eliminate long-term capital gains tax
• Receive a current income tax deduction
• Reduce possible estate and gift taxes
• Increase income and effective rate of return
William S. MacPhail (1881-1962)
In 1907, William Smith MacPhail, an original member of the Minneapolis Symphony (now the Minnesota Orchestra), established the MacPhail School of Violin in Minneapolis. His legacy of excellence, leadership and musicianship continues over 100 years later at MacPhail Center for Music.
“A city, state or nation cannot live by industry alone. There must be something for the heart and soul” - William S. MacPhail
We are happy to discuss giving opportunities with you. For more information, please contact Meg Gehlen Nodzon at 612-767-5309.