Donate & Support

Support the Orchestra

The Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra is a non-profit organization and relies on private support, corporate support and grants for financial support. Your generous tax-deductible donation helps ensure bringing great music, guest artists and educational outreach to Northwest Florida.

Ticket sales and season subscriptions cover only a portion of the NFSO’s operating expenses, making contributed income vital for the continued excellence of the NFSO in its current season and beyond. A wide variety of sponsorship and gift opportunities are available.

For information on giving to the Mattie Kelly Arts Center, please visit the Support page

Give a Gift Today

Donations to the NFSO are administered through the Northwest Florida State College Foundation a 501(c) 3 organization as designated by the Internal Revenue Service (tax ID # 59-2865698). Donations to the Northwest Florida State College Foundation designated to the NFSO are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. All donors receive prominent listing in the season program and other recognition/benefits depending on gift level.

 Sponsorship Opportunities with Perks 

All season donors will receive special perks for their generous support, which may include tickets, reserved parking, complimentary beverages, and/or donors’ names recognized in our concert program.

Northwest Florida Symphony Guild

Organized in June 1988, the Northwest Florida Symphony Guild is a member of the League of American Orchestras and was incorporated in 1990 under the Laws of the State of Florida as a Not-For-Profit 501 (c) 3 tax-exempt corporation.

The purpose and goals of the Northwest Florida Symphony Guild:

  • Support the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra
  • Develop interest and promote participation in musical programs, activities, and concerts in the area
  • Increase performance attendance for the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra
  • Work toward cooperation among all area arts groups
  • Encourage participation and support in musical programs, such as the Northwest Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra and Junior Orchestra of Northwest Florida State College
  • Provide musical opportunities and experiences for area school children