Emerson Charitable Trust Pledges $2 Million to The Muny Endowment
Single largest gift ever made to The Muny
will benefit audiences of today and tomorrow -
ST. LOUIS — Audiences at The Muny in Forest Park can rest assured the future is bright thanks to an outstanding $2 million pledge from the Emerson Charitable Trust. This gift will allow The Muny to plan for significant capital improvements to the buildings and grounds in addition to providing for significant annual maintenance needs of the nearly 100-year-old outdoor musical theatre, America's oldest and largest.
Emerson's Chairman & CEO, David N. Farr, formally announced today that they have pledged $2 million in support of The Muny Endowment. "The Muny is committed to presenting world-class musical theatre accessible for everyone in our community. We are delighted to help fund their endowment in order to make the magic of The Muny possible for generations to come."