Planned Giving

Help ensure the long-term future of the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra through planned giving!

The Alexandria Symphony Orchestra gratefully acknowledges the following individuals who have named the Symphony as a beneficiary of their estates:

A bequest to the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra will go toward ensuring the long-term sustainability of the Symphony and its annual series of concerts and educational activities. Gifts can be a specific dollar amount, a specific piece of property, a percentage of an estate, all or part of a residual portion of an estate – just to name a few options. You can also name the Symphony as a contingent beneficiary if someone named in your will is no longer living.

The following language may be used to create a bequest to the Symphony in your will:

“I give, devise and bequeath to the [Alexandria Symphony Orchestra] at 700 N Fairfax Street, Suite 501, Alexandria, VA 22314 $________ (here insert the specific dollar amount; percentage of estate; percentage of the residual of your estate; or describe the property).”

It is strongly recommended that you seek out an attorney to provide assistance in your estate planning. The Symphony’s federal tax identification number is 54-0805937.

For more information, please contact ASO Executive Director George Hanson at 703-548-0885 or

Finally, if you have not done so, please inform the Symphony if you have already named the organization as a beneficiary so the Symphony may properly honor your philanthropic foresight in providing for the organization’s future success.