UPDATE: THURSDAY, MAY 10, 3:00PM PST

You gave a vital $293,480 for live symphonic music!

From everyone here at the Seattle Symphony, thank you for your donations during GiveBIG 2018!

Donations during GiveBIG will bring live symphonic music to people of every age and background, throughout this community. Yesterday was a truly inspiring day of community giving, demonstrating the power that people like you have to make our city, our region, and our world a better place. Thank you for championing music for our community!

During GiveBIG donors met four individual matching challenges, from Lenore Hanauer, Seattle Symphony Volunteers, Jerry Meyer and Nina Zingale, and a former Symphony Board member, contributing an additional $135,000 toward the day's total. Thank you to everyone for giving generously and unlocking each of these challenges.

THANK YOU!


UPDATE: WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 7:32PM PST

New $5,000 matching challenge!

A former Board member has made a new $5,000 matching challenge! All donations to the Seattle Symphony will be matched up to $5,000. Your support today can go even further in supporting your shared passion for symphonic music!

GIVE NOW


UPDATE: WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 7:23PM PST

You've met the $25,000 matching challenge!

You have reached the $25,000 matching challenge made by friends of the Seattle Symphony Jerry Meyer and Nina Zingale. THANK YOU to all those who have made a gift to the Seattle Symphony today!


UPDATE: WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 3:30PM PST

Announcing an additional $25,000 matching challenge!

Adding to the momentum of this amazing day, friends of the Symphony Jerry Meyer and Nina Zingale have put forward a new $25,000 matching challenge for GiveBIG! Your donations to the Seattle Symphony today will continue to have DOUBLE the impact thanks to these additional matching funds. Make your gift for live symphonic music today!

GIVE NOW


UPDATE: WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 2:45PM PST

Thank you for meeting the $5,000 matching challenge!

Our caring community of music lovers have come together to meet the $5,000 matching challenge made by the Seattle Symphony Volunteers. To all the GiveBIG donors who have helped reach the two matching challenges today, THANK YOU!


UPDATE: WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 1:15PM PST

New $5,000 matching challenge for GiveBIG!

Inspired by the tremendous generosity of their community, the Seattle Symphony Volunteers have made a $5,000 matching challenge! Your support before midnight tonight is critical to reaching the Volunteers' matching challenge and securing important funding for the music you love. Give now for vibrant and inspirational live symphonic music in your community!

GIVE NOW


UPDATE: WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 1:10PM PST

You've reached Lenore Hanauer's $100,000 matching challenge!

Through your extraordinary generosity you have met Lenore Hanauer's $100,000 matching challenge. THANK YOU to everyone who has given so far during GiveBIG!


On Wednesday, May 9, your donation to the Seattle Symphony will have DOUBLE the impact thanks to a generous matching challenge from fellow Symphony supporter Lenore Hanauer.

Lenore will match every gift, dollar for dollar, up to $100,000 during GiveBIG!

GiveBIG is the Seattle Foundation's one-day online giving event, supporting local nonprofits that make our community a better place to live. By donating to the Seattle Symphony on Wednesday, May 9 you help bring extraordinary music into thousands of people's lives.

Donations made by music lovers like you allow the Seattle Symphony to attract and retain outstanding orchestra musicians, bring world-class conductors and soloists to the stage, and keep ticket prices affordable so more people can share in the joy of symphonic music.

Yes, I want to give today!

Join your Symphony today — one BIG day to support the concerts and musicians you love!


SEATTLE SYMPHONY DONOR BENEFITS

Many people enjoy Friends of the Symphony donor benefits that provide an opportunity to go behind the scenes and enhance the concert experience. The following are the exclusive benefits we offer to say “Thank You!” to donors:


FRIEND | $100–249
 
  • Access to the Friends Lounge for complimentary coffee and tea during Seattle Symphony performances
  • Invitations to Open Rehearsals
  • Advance notice of ticket sales and on-sale dates for Seattle Symphony and Live @ Benaroya Hall performances sent to your email
  • Special discounts and offers at select restaurants including The Capital Grille, Heartwood Provisions, RN74 and more!
  • Save 15% on all merchandise at Symphonica, The Symphony Store, excluding sale and featured artist items

CONTRIBUTING FRIEND | $250–499

In addition to the above:

  • Invitations to Open Rehearsals & Discussions
  • Online access to the NAXOS Music Library of more than one million symphonic recordings
  • Two-for-one Symphony ticket coupon
  • Invitation to the Annual Meeting

SUPPORTING FRIEND | $500–999

In addition to the above:

  • Invitation to Meet the Musicians post-concert
  • Coupon for two complimentary Symphony tickets

MUSICIANS CLUB | $1,000–1,999

In addition to the above:

  • Invitations to Onstage Rehearsals
  • Invitation to an in-home recital
  • Listing in the Encore concert program
  • One-time invitation to the Norcliffe Founders Room for concert intermission

CONDUCTORS CLUB | $2,000–3,499

In addition to the above:

  • Additional invitation to the Norcliffe Founders Room

FOUNDERS CIRCLE | $3,500 and above

In addition to the above:

  • Season-long access to the Norcliffe Founders Room during concert intermission for complimentary wine, coffee, tea and chocolates
  • Invitation to a backstage toast
  • Invitation to a season-end celebration with orchestra members

Questions? Contact Donor Relations at friends@seattlesymphony.org or 206.215.4832.


Thank you for your support of the Seattle Symphony!
The Seattle Symphony is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Tax ID# 91-0667412.