The Shepherd School of Music invites you to consider a gift opportunity most meaningful to you.

The Shepherd Society
Our fund for student scholarships.
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Music and Performing Arts Center
Our new music building housing a state-of-the-art opera theater as well as rehearsal, teaching, and practice spaces. Learn more.

Important Initiatives
Funding for endowed scholarships, professorships, guest artist residencies, student travel, and opera production.
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Your gift can take several forms and, in addition to benefiting the Shepherd School, may provide powerful tax or estate planning benefits to you.

Honor and Memorial Gifts: Tribute gifts may be made securely online by clicking the link above or by completing the Honor and Memorial Gift Form.
Outright Gifts: You may make a commitment to the Shepherd School and fund it with cash, securities, real estate or other assets.
Pledges: You may pledge an amount to the gift opportunity of your choice and arrange to pay it in installments over five years.
Matching Gifts: You can leverage your own giving if your employer offers a gift-matching program, and you will be credited for the total amount.
Life Income Gifts: There are a number of gift vehicles that provide donors with income, flexibility and tax benefits, as well as providing a benefit to the university.
Bequest Intention: You may make a provision for the Shepherd School in your estate plans, assuring a legacy that lasts beyond your lifetime.

For questions please contact Evan Morgan, Shepherd School Office of Development, at 713-348-4363 or