Planned Giving

Ovation Society

Ovation Society are honored members who have included Paper Mill Playhouse in their estate plans or who have established life-income gifts to benefit Paper Mill Playhouse.
To learn more please contact : Adrienne Feiger, Director of Major Gifts, 973.316.1665;

Bequest Gifts

You may designate a specific sum for Paper Mill Playhouse or a percentage of your residuary estate after provisions for others are fulfilled. Gifts can be made to Paper Mill Playhouse to benefit current annual programs.

Including Paper Mill Playhouse in a completed will can be as simple as adding a codicil, or addendum, with sample text such as the following:

I give, devise and bequeath the sum of $________, or a percentage ____% of my residuary estate to Paper Mill Playhouse, Inc., a New Jersey not-for-profit corporation with its office at 22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ 07041, for the benefit of ___________________ (general operating expense, education program).

Please include Paper Mill Playhouse Tax ID# 22-1550515

IRA Roll Over

If you are 70 ½ or older you may be interested in a way to give that will lower the income and taxes from your IRA required minimum distributions. An IRA charitable rollover is a way you can give and help our work.

Benefits if an IRA charitable rollover

  • Avoid taxes on direct transfers up to $100,000 from your IRA to Paper Mill Playhouse
  • Satisfy your required minimum distribution (RMD) for the year
  • Reduce your taxable income, even if you do not itemize deductions
  • Make a gift that is not subject to the deduction limits on charitable gifts
  • Help further our mission

How to make an IRA charitable rollover gift

  • Contact your IRA plan administrator to make a gift from your IRA to Paper Mill Playhouse
  • Your IRA funds will be directly transferred to Paper Mill Playhouse
  • IRA charitable rollovers do not qualify as a charitable deduction

Please contact Adrienne Feiger, Director of Major Gifts 973.315.1665