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Legacy Gifts

Discover the many ways you can create a legacy at the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy.

With a gift from your estate, you will create a long-lasting impact in Western Pennsylvania. Your legacy will contribute to our financial strength and ability to conserve Western Pennsylvania’s most spectacular land, water and wildlife and to preserve Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpiece, Fallingwater.

Different gifts may benefit you in different ways. Find the perfect plan that meets your financial needs and fulfills your charitable interests.


Leave a lasting legacy with a bequest through your will or trust.

Gifts Outside Your Will

Name WPC as a beneficiary of your retirement account, life insurance policy or braokerage account.

Gifts That Pay Income

Charitable Gift Annuities and remainder trusts help you save taxes and increase your income.

What is the best plan for me?

Find a plan that’s right for you and your family! Explore the giving opportunities by using our Gift Illustrator or calling WPC’s development department at 412-586-2336 or

Have you included WPC in your estate plans?

Let us know by contacting Julie Holmes at 412-586-2312 or Doing so allows us to thank you and recognize you as a member of our Heritage Circle.

Legacy Giving Tools

Please make use of the following helpful tools to plan your giving. Many questions can be answered in the Estate Planning FAQ, gift and tax amounts can be estimated through the Gift Calculator and we also offer Sample Language for official document submissions.