Legacy Giving Program

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A distinctive way to memorialize or honor a loved one or special event while beautifying the community.

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The Legacy Giving Program is offered through the Town of Cary as a special way to memorialize or honor an individual, organization, or special event. Your donation toward a tree or bench in the location of your choice includes a personalized plaque with custom text. It is a unique, long-lasting gift that will benefit the community for years to come.

Legacy Tree

Dedicate a young tree to honor an individual or celebrate a special occasion. Trees can be planted in a Town park, greenway or open space location. A personalized plaque will be included. Legacy Trees require a donation of $300.

Legacy Bench

Dedicate a park bench to honor someone special. Benches will be placed in a mutually agreed upon location in a Town park or greenway. Benches include a personalized plaque. Legacy Benches require a donation of $1,600.

How to Make a Legacy Donation

To donate a Legacy Tree or Bench, you must complete an application and submit payment. You will be contacted upon receipt of your application to determine location and other details.

Mail in your completed application with check payable to "Town of Cary" to:

Town of Cary (PRCR)
Attn: Legacy Gift Program
P.O. Box 8005
Cary, NC 27512-8005

Engraved Pavers

The following locations currently offer engraved pavers:

Custom Tributes

Additional ways to pay tributes are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please call (919) 469-4061 to inquire.


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