Create your legacy with Friends of the Cabildo

Friends of the Cabildo (FOC) is an independent 501 (C) 3, Non-Profit organization that has supported the Louisiana State Museum since 1956 and all donations are 100% tax deductible. The FOC takes zero funds from the State of Louisiana and maintains its independence status through the raising of funds from donations, walking tours, grants, events and an endowment.

Legacy Giving

Click Here to Access a Printable Document on How to the Give to the FOC

Planned gifts are a thoughtful way to provide for the future needs of the Friends of the Cabildo, and allow you to direct your legacy toward what is meaningful to you. Gifts may be unrestricted (to be used for the highest and best use at the FOC when received) or restricted to a specific area where you wish to make impact.

Ways to Leave a Legacy Include:

Cupola Legacy Society Members

Tamra & Michael Carboni

Lisa Chmiola

The Estate of Charles Gillian

Avis Ogilvy Moore

Cupola Legacy Society

All individuals that include Friends of the Cabildo in their legacy plans qualify for membership in the Society; Click Here to simply provide details about your gift and what you wish for it to accomplish (details kept confidential, may remain anonymous if desired).

You’ll receive special acknowledgment/recognition throughout year to further your engagement and impact on the future of the FOC.

If you are interested in supporting Friends of the Cabildo through your will or through legacy giving please contact Jason Strada at (504) 523-3939 or email

Pin It on Pinterest