Planned Giving

 "I have been very fortunate in my life. I have chosen to share that good fortune with the Grand Theatre, an organization that I love and one where I have volunteered for more than 54 years." – Walter R. (Wally) Duffield.

Theatre transforms lives. A bequest or planned gift will ensure that the Grand Theatre will continue to transform lives for generations to come.

The Proscenium Society

By honouring the Grand with a planned gift, you will join The Proscenium Society, a group of generous individuals whose support helps to ensure the continued vitality of the Grand Theatre, while offering attractive tax and estate benefits.

Membership is available to those who have chosen to make a Planned Gift to the Grand Theatre in one or more of the following ways:

  • Bequests (donations through your will)
  • Listed Securities
  • A Designation of the Grand as a beneficiary of Life Insurance
  • Charitable Remainder Trust and gifts of Residual Interest
  • Charitable Gift Annuities
  • Life Insurance Policies, RRSP, RRIF

Estate Planning

If you have chosen to remember the Grand Theatre in your future plans, please give us the opportunity and privilege to thank you now. Knowledge of your plans provides us with the chance to share with you the ways in which your generosity will help to build the theatre’s artistic strengths, expand its educational programming, and grow its community presence

Proscenium Society Benefits include:

  • Knowing that you have left a legacy for future generations
  • Recognition in our House Programs (unless you wish otherwise)
  • Invitations to special events and receptions

To discuss giving options, please contact Suzanne Lanthier, Director of Development, at 519-672-9030 x251 or at development [at] grandtheatre [dot] com

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