Legacy Society Reception


Wednesday, September 28, 2022
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Liriodendron Mansion
502 W Gordon St.

In memory of the legacy that Ruth Miller leaves behind as one of the founding family members of our chapter of The Arc, our Legacy Society Reception is a time to celebrate and appreciate the contributions of others who are planning future donations to The Arc NCR through our Ruth Miller Legacy Society.

RSVP for this year’s event by emailing cmele@arcncr.org by Friday, September 16, 2022.

Providing a meaningful gift towards the future of The Arc NCR, allowing the agency to grow roots and flourish in the future.

Continue reading to learn about the Ruth Miller Legacy Society. Click here to email development@arcncr.org to share your interest in becoming a member.

What is the Ruth Miller Legacy Society?

Membership in the Ruth Miller Legacy Society is for individuals who have made planned gifts through various methods to secure the financial future of The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region. A planned gift carries on the mission started by Mrs. Miller and the other nine founding families, and ensures the organization’s future by providing long-term stability.

Who is Ruth Miller?

Ruth Miller is a founding member of The Arc NCR. She  spent a lifetime advocating for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

Why should I join?

Planned Giving is an important type of donation that typically involves documenting a future gift to ensure people with intellectual and developmental disabilities will have access to The Arc NCR’s programs and services for many years to come. By making a planned gift, you automatically join the Ruth Miller Legacy Society.

Types of Planned Gifts

  • Bequest – Gift identified in your will or trust.
  • Retirement Plans – Name organization as beneficiary.
  • Trusts – Choose trust to benefit the organization.
  • Life Insurance – Organization is the beneficiary.
  • Stocks – Gift stocks.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact the Development Office.