A donation to the American Quilt Study Group provides a rewarding giving opportunity. With a variety of options from which to choose, we are confident that AQSG has programming and projects that will provide a good fit for you or your organization. AQSG is pleased to work with individuals, corporations, foundations, and organizations to help us further our mission to sponsor publications, research, grants, and presentations in quilt-related studies.
Please see the list below for more information about AQSG’s several funding areas.
All of us have the opportunity to leave a legacy to AQSG, a legacy that will honor those who came before us and the friends we have made through our association with this outstanding organization. Your commitment to quilting and quilt history reflects your interest in seeing AQSG continue far into the future. Your gifts will allow AQSG to grow and serve its members and the larger community known as “the quilt world.”
You can review a list of Planned Giving definitions and terms in PDF form.
Types of Gifts
A donation to AQSG can be made either as an outright gift or as a pledge gift for as long as you desire. If you would like to make a pledge donation please contact the AQSG office to set it up.
Donations may be given as:
- Honor Gifts
- Memorial Gifts
- Challenge Gifts
- Matching Gifts from employers or others
Planned Gifts can be beneficial to you and to AQSG. You will need to talk with your attorney or financial advisor about the benefits to your estate. Those gifts include:
- Bequests in your will or living trust
- Retirement Plan Gift
- Life Insurance Gift
Gifts of $10,000 or more may be given as named endowments with gains restricted to your specified purpose. A gift agreement form will be sent to those wishing to establish a named endowment