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1804 Society

1804 Society Seal

The 1804 Society is Ohio University’s planned giving recognition society. You become a member in this society by giving, or committing to give, a planned gift to The Ohio University Foundation. A planned gift is made through a legal instrument that is often deferred until a future date, such as a will, revocable trust, gift annuity, charitable remainder trust, charitable lead trust, or life insurance. An outright cash gift or pledge is not considered a “planned gift.”

Membership in the 1804 Society allows us to recognize you for the plans you have made and to inspire others with your generosity. Benefits of membership in the 1804 Society include an invitation to recognition events, inclusion on the membership roll, and a membership pin. The most important benefit, of course, is the satisfaction of knowing that you have meaningfully contributed to the continued excellence of Ohio University and have made an impact on the lives of our students.

For questions or more information, contact us

Kelli Kotowski Executive Director of Development, Planned Giving

T: 740.597.1819 · F: 740.593.1432 · kotowskk@ohio.edu

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