The WSO is a community funded orchestra. WSO Friends are our base of support. Friends receive specialized benefits depending on your level of gift. The WSO relies on donations to cover 33% of our operating costs. We can’t do it without you.

Friends Benefits

Symphony $600 – $1,499
  • Invitation to the Red Room Lounge at selected performances
  • An opportunity to sit on stage with musicians during a WSO rehearsal
  • Invitation to attend special opening-night receptions
  • Invitation to attend post-concert receptions with guest artists and WSO musicians
  • Invitation to attend selected WSO open rehearsals throughout the season
  • Receiving our Donor Newsletter, Tempo
  • Acknowledgement of your gift in Overture
  • WSO Updates via email
  • Charitable Tax Receipt
Concerto $300 – $599
  • An opportunity to sit on stage with musicians during a WSO rehearsal
  • Invitation to attend special opening-night receptions
  • Invitation to attend post-concert receptions with guest artists and WSO musicians
  • Invitation to attend selected WSO open rehearsals throughout the season
  • Receiving our Donor Newsletter, Tempo
  • Acknowledgement of your gift in Overture
  • WSO Updates via email
  • Charitable Tax Receipt
Serenade $150 – $299
  • Invitation to attend post-concert receptions with guest artists and WSO musicians
  • Invitation to attend selected WSO open rehearsals throughout the season
  • Receiving our Donor Newsletter, Tempo
  • Acknowledgement of your gift in Overture
  • WSO Updates via email
  • Charitable Tax Receipt
Prelude $75 – $149
  • Invitation to attend selected WSO open rehearsals throughout the season
  • Receiving our Donor Newsletter, Tempo
  • Acknowledgement of your gift in Overture
  • WSO updates via email
  • Charitable Tax Receipt
Sonatina under $75
  • Receiving our Donor Newsletter, Tempo
  • Acknowledgement of your gift in Overture
  • WSO Updates via email
  • Charitable Tax Receipt

Please Seek Expert Advice: The WSO strongly recommends that you seek professional advice to ensure your financial goals are considered, your tax situation reviewed, and that your legacy gift is tailored to your circumstances. The WSO recommends that you consult your lawyer or estate planner regarding the specific wording of any gift in a will.

For further information, please call Beth Proven at (204) 949-3989 or email bproven@wso.mb.ca.

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The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra is community funded. More than 33% of our operating funding comes from fundraising. Our donors and sponsors ensure that the WSO continues to survive and thrive. We can’t do it without you.
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