Annual Giving

The Annual Fund - Your Gift Makes A Difference!

The Annual Fund supports our concert series, Neighborhood Strings, Chamber Music Camp and other community programs. Ticket sales provide only a fraction of the funds needed to maintain high-quality programs. We are grateful to you for providing the funding we need to provide enriching opportunities for our community.

Matching Donations
Many corporations match charitable contributions, which can double the size of your gift, and, depending on the size of your gift, increase your benefits.

Worcester Chamber Music Society is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit arts organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. TID 20-8538873

Donations by mail:
Make your check payable to “Worcester Chamber Music Society” and send to:
Worcester Chamber Music Society
323 Main Street, Worcester MA 01608
Please be sure to include your name as you would like it to appear in the program book.

$300 CARES Act Charitable Contribution Deduction

receive your deduction before 12/31/2020!

The CARES Act permits taxpayers who take the standard deduction to take an additional deduction up to $300 for qualified charitable contributions, reducing the federal income tax owed. Please contact Tracy@worcesterchambermusic.org, 978-621-0871 for more information.

Impact

The funds we raise through donors like you are vital to the success of our concerts, education, and community programs.

• $5000 provides the necessary funding to produce one concert
• $2500 provides funding for one student to participate in our Neighborhood Strings program
• $1200 provides free and reduced tickets for youth, students and seniors for the season
• $1000 provides tuition support for one Chamber Music Camp participant

Leadership Circle

The Leadership Circle recognizes the generosity of those patrons who take a leadership role in providing annual support to Worcester Chamber Music Society by providing $1000+ to support our programming. With your support, you join others who believe in the uplifting experience live chamber music brings. You make it possible for Worcester Chamber Music Society to continue to bring passionate and exhilarating performances to our region thereby enriching the cultural life of Greater Worcester. The following is a list of donor categories and corresponding benefits made available by the Worcester Chamber Music Society as a gesture of gratitude to its financial supporters. All contributions are acknowledged in our concert program book.

Giving Levels

Prelude          up to – $99
Sonata       $ 100 – $199
Continuo    $ 200 – $299
Intermezzo $ 300 – $499
Sostenuto  $ 500 – $999

Leadership Circle

Suite          $1000-$1999
Encore       $2000-$4999
Virtuoso     $5000-$9999
Angel         $10,000 or more

All Giving Levels receive the following benefits:
• Listing in the season program book
• Subscription to our annual newsletter

Leadership Circle

Suite $1000
• Listing in the season program book
• Subscription to our annual newsletter
• Invitation to our Leadership Circle dinner

Encore $2000
• Listing in the season program book
• Subscription to our annual newsletter
• Invitation to our Leadership Circle dinner
• Invitation to a Dress Rehearsal

Virtuoso $5000+
• Listing in the season program book
• Subscription to our annual newsletter
• Invitation to our Leadership Circle dinner
• Invitation to a Dress Rehearsal
• 2 dinner tickets to a Café Concert

Angel $10,000+
• Listing in the season program book
• Subscription to our annual newsletter
• Invitation to our Leadership Circle dinner
• Invitation to a Dress Rehearsal
• 2 dinner tickets to a Café Concert