Giving

Every contribution is meaningful, making transformational musical experiences accessible for thousands in our community. By investing the Pensacola Symphony, you help us reach beyond the stage to health care facilities, schools and libraries, fostering encouragement, joy and connections in key moments.

Legacy Gifts

Most of us would like to leave a lasting legacy-to feel we have made a contribution that will benefit future generations. Those who are most devoted to Pensacola and live symphonic music can help guarantee the future of both-through bequests, trusts, and other planned gifts.

By naming the Pensacola Symphony Orchestra as a beneficiary in your will or by making other planned gifts, you ensure the Symphony’s long-term vitality while possibly realizing significant tax advantages for yourself.

Gifts of stock

Leverage the market and secure possible tax benefits when you donate appreciated stock. Your broker can transfer shares of publicly traded stock to the Pensacola Symphony.

IRA Charitable Rollovers

IRA charitable giving is a way you can transfer funds from your IRA directly to the orchestra while realizing some important tax benefits, If you were 70 ½ or older before December 31, 2019 or turned 72 or older after December 31, 2019 and own an IRA, you can reduce your taxable income and lower your social security tax from your IRA withdrawals.

Additional Benefits of an IRA charitable Rollover:

  • Avoid taxes on transfers of up to $100,000 annually
  • Satisfy your required minimum distribution (RMD) for the year
  • Help avoid thresholds for net investment income tax of phaseout range for itemized deductions
    *401(k), 403(b), SEP IRA accounts, and other retirement accounts do not qualify.
    *Organizations not currently available are certain private foundations and donor advised funds.

To discuss these or additional giving opportunities, contact Jessica Hyche by email or at 850.435.2533 ext. 103

Thank you for condidering a tax-deductible contribution to the pensacola symphony. We are a 501 (C) 3 organization, Tax ID #59-6152187.

A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of consumer services by calling toll-free (800-435-7352) within the state or online at www.800helpfla.com. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state. Registration #CH605

Corporate Sponsorships

There are many ways your company can partner with the PSO to meet your business objectives while supporting one of the Pensacola Bay Area’s greatest cultural assets.

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Your support is instrumental in bringing great music to Pensacola and in supporting programs that connect people through music.