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Imagine the future ...


By making a charitable gift through your estate, you are ensuring that the Guthrie will continue to delight our community with meaningful and entertaining theater long into the future. Whether you have been part of our story since 1963 or just recently joined us, your passion for the Guthrie is all you need to get started. There are many different ways to make a planned gift, from naming us in your will to working with us to create a gift that both supports the Guthrie and is also financially advantageous to you. By planning now, you not only keep control of your assets during your lifetime, you can also drastically reduce estate taxes. 

Useful information to share with your attorney or advisor:
Corporate name: Guthrie Theater Foundation
Corporate address: 818 South 2nd Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415
Federal Tax Identification Number: 41-0854160
The Guthrie Theater Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation

Here is sample bequest language you can share with your lawyer or estate planner:

I give the Guthrie Theater Foundation, 818 South 2nd Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, (____ % of the residue of my estate) or ($___________ ) to be used by the Guthrie Theater Foundation wherever the needs and opportunities are greatest.

Guthrie Heritage Society
As a thank-you for your dedication to supporting the Guthrie's work for future generations, you will be enrolled in the exclusive Guthrie Heritage Society. GHS members benefit from year-round recognition in our programs, membership to our private Kitchak Lounge and invitations to special society events where you will meet fellow arts advocates.

Ways to Give

To join the Guthrie Heritage Society or to discuss other giving options, please contact Kathy Kukielka, Director of Planned Giving, at 612.225.6154 or kathyk@guthrietheater.org.

The information provided here is intended only to provide an overview of the gift options. The Guthrie Theater cannot render tax or legal advice. We look forward to working with you and your legal or financial advisers and welcome all inquiries.