Supporting the GCHS


As a friend of the Gasconade County Historical Society, I would like to make the following tax deductible contribution: (Please mail to GCHS, Box 131, Hermann, MO 65041). A formal acknowledgement of the contribution amount and date given will be sent to the address you specify. 

  • $1,000

  • $500

  • $250

  • $100

  • $_______

Please include a statement as to how you want your contribution to benefit and support The GCHS Foundation, by referencing one or more of the following examples:

  • General annual operating expenses

  • The Museum

  • The Archives and Records Center

  • The GCHS Foundation ($500 minimum preferred) (click here to see Foundation By Laws)

  • Other purpose as follows _____________________________

Ways to Give:

  • Charitable bequest provision in will or trust

  • Charitable Gift Annuity – can pay lifetime income to donor

  • Beneficiary of life insurance policy

  • Charitable remainder trust – provides a remainder amount to GCHS

  • Gift of retirement assets

  • Charitable Lead Trust – benefits GCHS now and donor later

  • Transfer or pay on death title provision

  • Donor advised Fund

Planned giving can provide significant estate, inheritance, gift and even possible immediate income tax saving opportunities and should be made with advice of a tax advisor. 

We hope you will let us know when you have named the Gasconade County Historical Society in your planned giving. 
All contributors will be appropriately recognized and include any donor wishes. 

The Gasconade County Historical Society is an IRS 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization. All contributions qualify as tax deductible charitable contributions.