The following includes samples of suggested bequest wording to benefit Candlelight Concert Society.  These samples represent only several of the possible gift opportunities for establishing your musical legacy.

Wills:

Percentage of Estate
I give, devise, and bequeath to The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc., a Maryland 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization located in Howard County, Maryland, ____ percent (___%) of the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate as an unrestricted gift to be used at the discretion of the Board of Directors of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc. for the general purposes of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc.

Specific Amount or Designated Securities
I give, devise, and bequeath to The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc., a Maryland 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization located in Howard County, Maryland, the sum of $____________ in cash (or _______ shares of _______________________securities) to be used at the discretion of the Board of Directors of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc. for the general purposes of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc.

Revocable Trusts:

Percentage of Trust
Distribute to The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc., a Maryland 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization located in Howard County, Maryland, ____ percent (____%) of the principal amount of my Trust as an unrestricted gift to be used at the discretion of the Board of Directors of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc. for the general purposes of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc.

Specific Amount or Designated Securities
Transfer to The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc., a Maryland 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization located in Howard County, Maryland, the sum of $__________ in cash (or ________ shares of ________________________securities) to be used at the discretion of the Board of Directors of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc. for the general purposes of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc..

IRAs and Retirement Plans:

Percentage of Plan or IRA
To The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc., a Maryland 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization located in Howard County, Maryland, ____percent (____%) of my account as an unrestricted gift to be used at the discretion of the Board of Directors of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc. for the general purposes of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc.

Specific Amount or Designated Securities
To The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc., a Maryland 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization located in Howard County, Maryland, the sum of $___________ in cash (or _____________shares of _______________________________________securities) to be used at the discretion of the Board of Directors of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc. for the general purposes of The Candlelight Concert Society, Inc..