Planned Giving

The Supernovae Society of Keck Observatory

Supernovae are giant stars that end their lives by exploding in a massive outpouring of light. Launched in 2011, the Supernovae Society honors individuals who have chosen to support the frontiers of discovery by including the W. M. Keck Observatory in their estate plans. Society members have matched their vision of a better the world with the strategic ambitions of a great scientific organization, thus ensuring exceptional achievement will shine brightly into the future.

If you choose to make a gift to the Keck Observatory through your Will, Trust, or planned gift in your Estate, please notify the Advancement Office in writing so that we may honor your gift appropriately.