Establish a Legacy

You have the power to make a lasting impact on the field of chemistry through a planned gift. Plan your legacy to support students, teachers, or research fellows in the chemical sciences.

Watch videos: George Fisher, John Wiesenfeld, and Jeannette Brown share what inspired them to help the next generation of chemical scientists and become ACS Legacy Leaders.

ACS Legacy Leaders

To become an American Chemical Society Legacy Leader, simply provide an indication in writing that an estate gift has been made to the American Chemical Society. 

  • Make a bequest in a will or trust to the American Chemical Society
  • Name the American Chemical Society as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy
  • Create a life income gift that will ultimately benefit the American Chemical Society
  • Name American Chemical Society as a beneficiary of an IRA or other retirement plan

See the possible benefits of a contribution to the American Chemical Society in seconds with our new Gift Illustrator.

To plan your legacy, contact Mary Bet Dobson at 800-227-5558, ext. 4094.