Legacy Society

Give to what matters… even 100 years from now.

More than great wealth, philanthropy requires a generosity of spirit and the desire to improve the quality of life for others. When you remember your community, favorite cause, or beloved nonprofit organization in your will, you support what you treasure, forever. You can tell us how you wish your gift to be used, or leave an unrestricted bequest that will address community problems as they emerge.

Even a modest bequest will grow, substantially, under our stewardship.  Over time, your generosity will generate ever-increasing grants to the cause or community you specify.

The Legacy Society recognizes individuals who have made plans to leave a gift to the community in partnership with the Foundation. This gift may be through estate plans, written wills, including the Foundation as a future beneficiary of a qualified retirement plan or IRA, insurance policy, remainder trust, Charitable Gift Annuity, or other similar planned gift.

We gratefully acknowledge the compassion, generosity and foresight of our Legacy Society members*:

Len and Ann AbramsElizabeth and Bob HookerSara L. Patton
Larry and Cindy AckerJudy KastelanTimothy and Jonell Ramsier
Terry D. BloughVern and Mary Ann KingCandace K. and Ferenc M. Relle, Jr.
Carol and David M. BriggsLinda R. KlineBill and Mabel Rottman
James H. and Yvonne A. BrownJ. Eugene and Donna Devore LoweStephen L. and Cheryl F. Shapiro
Bernard P. BuchholzMimi Freedlander McCainHelen A. Sprowls
Ken and Betty CraigCalvin and Beverly McCoyRichard and Marguerite M. Wagner
Lowell E. CrilowLynn MoomawMark and Irene Weaver
Don and Nadine FosterBrenda Blaney MyersCatherine and Stephen Webster
Jean P. GatesC. Burwell Myers, Jr. 
Richard GatesThelma A. Myers 
Richard E. and Rilla E. Herald   *Four members preferred to remain anonymous

We would like to acknowledge all those who have plans to leave a WCCF legacy to the community. Please talk with your professional advisors and us to find out how easy it is to leave a lasting mark on charitable causes that matter most to you.

Wayne County Community Foundation
517 North Market Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691

Phone: (330) 262-3877
Fax: (330) 262-8057
Email: wccf@sssnet.com

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