Planned Giving


Create your own legacy.

Be an Inspiration for Future Generations.

The Sun Valley Museum of Art has been enriching our community with transformative arts and educational experiences for almost 50 years. Help us provide for the next 50 and beyond.

Through gift planning, you can make a gift that both fits your financial goals and supports our mission for generations to come. Planned gifts play a key role in ensuring the future success of SVMoA.

What is Planned Giving?

Simply put, “planned giving” refers to any gift to a nonprofit that involves financial or estate planning.

Is Planned Giving Right for Me?

If making a difference is important to you; charitable giving is an important part of your life and your core values, and; you would like to know Sun Valley Museum of Art will continue to thrive in the future, then planned giving is probably right for you. This forward-thinking approach to giving is easy to do and you don’t have to be wealthy to do it. Whether it is naming Sun Valley Museum of Art in your will or trust for a modest amount, or a gift of house and property, there is probably an easy option that is right for you.

Sun Valley Museum of Arts Legacy Society

The SVMoA LEGACY SOCIETY recognizes members and friends who demonstrate their deep commitment to Sun Valley Museum of Art by making a planned gift or including SVMoA in their estate plans. Legacy Society members receive invitations to select events and programs as lifetime Guardian members. They are also acknowledged, with permission, in SVMoA publications. Legacy Society members have the satisfaction of knowing they are providing long-term support of The Museum. Everyone at Sun Valley Museum of Art is deeply grateful to our Legacy Society members who allow us to better plan for the future and reach ever-increasing levels of accomplishment. 

Interested in Making a Gift?

Whether you would like to put your donation to work today or after your lifetime, you can find a charitable plan that provides for your family and supports Sun Valley Museum of Art. Gift options may include: bequests, charitable remainder trusts, charitable lead trusts, retirement plan assets, life insurance policies and tangible personal property. We would be pleased to work with you and your financial advisors to structure a gift that best fulfills your charitable goals. Anyone considering a planned gift should consult a tax and/or legal advisors to determine the consequences of making a gift.

Next Steps:

  1. Contact Peter Burke, Development Director, at 208.726.9491 or for additional information or to discuss the different options for including Sun Valley Museum of Art in your will or estate plan.
  2. Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
  3. If you include SVMoA in your plans, please use our legal name and Federal Tax ID.
    Legal Name: Sun Valley Center for the Arts d.b.a. Sun Valley Museum of Art
    Address: 191 Fifth Street East, Ketchum, 83340
    Federal Tax ID Number: 23-7113276

Thank you for considering including Sun Valley Museum of Art in your gift planning!

We are proud to share that Sun Valley Museum of Art earned the Platinum Seal of Transparency
from GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information.