Many contributors support designated projects or programs such as the
development of exhibitions or ongoing preservation, while others establish
named endowment funds to sustain a particular aspect of our work over the
Gifts to the Society, whether unrestricted or designated, are often made to honour ancestors, family friends, mentors or to mark significant life events and achievements.
These contributions, whether made as a revocable provision in a will or through an irrevocable contract or trust instrument, often help donors make very substantial gifts from assets without sacrificing the income-producing potential of those assets during life.By making a bequest as a provision of your will, or a beneficiary designation (for example, with a life insurance policy) you direct some portion of your estate to the Chester Municipal Heritage Society.*Please Note: such provisions or designations can be changed should you so desire.
The Chester Municipal Heritage Society was established in 1981 to promote and cultivate awareness of the unique heritage of the Municipality of the District of Chester for the enjoyment and benefit of present and future generations through the preservation of historically significant properties and the delivery of educational programming.