Become a Springfield Symphony Supporter

The Springfield Symphony Orchestra is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that relies on donations from generous businesses and community members like you to continue bringing the beauty of live, symphonic music to Southwest Missouri and to continue hosting free community education and outreach events throughout the area.  You can make a secure donation to the Springfield Symphony from your credit card, debit card or PayPal account by clicking the donate button below, or you can donate by mail or directly through the Symphony office at 411 N. Sherman Parkway.  All donations are tax deductible.  Please call the Symphony office at (417) 864-6683 if you have any questions or would like more information.

How to Give

  • Text to Give: Text (202) 858-1233 with the code SSO to make your gift today.
  • Credit/Debit Card:
    or call the Symphony office at (417) 864-6683
  • Check:  If you prefer to give your support by check, please make your check payable to the Springfield Symphony Association.
  • Gifts of IRA Required Minimum Distributions (RMD):  You may avoid being taxed on your annual RMD (up to $100,000) if you make the distribution directly to the Symphony.
  • Gifts of Appreciated Stock:  You may give appreciated stock to the Symphony and avoid capital gains tax.  Please call the Symphony office at (417) 864-6683 for instructions on how to transfer stock to the Symphony.

Make a gift of $1,500 or more and receive: receive special acknowledgements. VIP receptions are restricted at this time due to COVID-19. A year end reception will be held for donors with gifts of $1,500 and more given in our 2020-21 season. 

Thank you to all of our supporters who have given during our time of need during COVID-19 and future times. 

Maestro ($25,000 +) 

Judith A. Beisner 

Conductor ($10,000 to $24,999) 

Don Wessel Honda  
Judith Enyeart Reynolds 
KY3 Inc/KSPR* 
Positronic Industries 
Reliable Superstore 
Schneider Family Foundation  
US Bank Wealth Management  
The Cook Family Foundation  

Concertmaster ($5,000 to $9,999) 

417 Magazine* 
Bryan Properties  
Central Bank/Central Trust 
Cox Health 
Digital Lunchbox* 
DoubleTree by Hilton* 
Elfindale Retirement Community  
Fast Frames Gallery  
Foster Hospitality Group  
Hiland Dairy 
Independent Printing 
Kids Directory* 
KSMU Radio* 
Mid-West Family Marketing* 
TLC Properties 
Springfield News-Leader Media Group* 
Dr. Sam & Mrs. Connie Coryell  
Dr. Mark Chambers & Mr. Rick Albaugh 
Judy Hellam  
Barbara Rae Hughes
Bill & Debbie Nesbitt 
Linda Overend 

Concerto ($2,500 to $4,999) 

Harter House Supermarkets* 
Law Offices of Bryan Musgrave  
Merrill Lynch  
Phoenix Homecare & Hospice 
PJC Insurance Agency 
Serenity Storage 
Walnut Street Inn*  
Dee Wampler & Joseph Passanise, Attorneys at Law  
Margo S. Armstrong 
Stephen & Linda Paginini Brite 
Adam Chekoudijan 
Ann Hall  
Todd & Mandi Hill  
Greg & Judy McManus 
Bill & Camille Ricketts 
John & Darline Steinberg 
Mr. & Mrs. Dee Wampler 

Overture ($1,000 to $2,499) 

Bancorp South  
Nesbitt Construction 
Pine & Picks LLC* 
SMC Electric Supply 
Systematic Savings Bank 
Phillips & Barbara Cook Hall  
Nan Anderson  
David & Raylene Appleby 
Tony & Jan Atkinson 
Greg & Sheryl Beck  
Margaret Blackwood 
Jo Ann Buckner 
Dr. & Mrs. Michael Clarke 
Irwin & Susan Cohen 
Regina & William Cooper  
Ms. Lois Detrick 
Mr. Derek Fraley  
Ms. Mary Belle Graham 
Mark H. Grimm, MD 
Sam & June Hamra 
Clovis & Eloise Haubein 
Dr. & Mrs. Fon Huang 
John W. Hunt, PhD. & Karen L. Hunt 
Jim & Marilyn Johnson  
Bob & Pat Johnson  
David & Becky Kean  
William S. Mitchell  
Bryan & Amber Musgrave 
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas O’Neal  
Becky Overend 
Mrs. Arleen Pickett
Mr. Ned Reynolds 
Michael & Karen Schneider  
Bonnie Shackter 
The Tesch Family & Erika Martin 
Dr. & Mrs. Yates Trotter  
Robert & Joan Vienhage
Rosalie Wooten 

Patron ($500 to $999) 

Ozark’s Coca-Cola/Dr. Pepper Bottling Co.*  
Vic’s Pastries*  
Dr. Donald & Nancy Back 
Bryan & Gayle Booker  
Dr. & Mrs. Lanny R. Brent  
Dr. Yvonne L. Bussman 
Ms. Theta Ann Caplan 
Judy Everett  
Monika Fenney 
Milton & Judy Folkins
Willam, Crista & Sam Garvin     
Sandy Hopper  
Mr. Bob Johnson 
Guy & Dorothy Mace  
Bryan & Chris Magers   
Marcia Rauwerdink  
Drs. Gary Soderberg & Loretta Knutson 
Mr. Vic Stuart   


Friend ($1 to $499) 

Bambino’s Café*
Ebbets Field* 
Greek Corner 
Hilton Garden Inn*  
Jimm’s Steakhouse*  
Rebecca Lynn Illustrations 
Nonna’s Café* 
The Music Studio LLC 
Benjamin Allen   
Tod Adamo   
Regina Archer 
Steven Atwood    
Jean Bardy  
Yvette Bastow 
Lauren Bicknell  
Starla Blair  
Glenda Blevins  
Richard Bonham  
Karen Bonilla 
Ray & Karen Burmood  
Caroline Byrd 
Holly Cook  
Dr. Lynn & Betty Carlton  
Melissa Coller & Steve Kronberger 
Mr. Al Clapp  
Jacqueline Curtis 
Mr. & Mrs. William Darr  
Mrs. Pamela Davis 
Wendy Dressler  
Peggy G. Dickins 
John W. Donald  
Matthew Edwards 
Mr. Don Emler 
Cynthia Erb 
Leslie Forrester
Emma Gibson 
Phillip R. Garrison  
John Gentry 
Mary Hammock  
David Hays  
Jeff & Piki Hays  
Charles Hill  
Dr. Ann Hilmo 
Don Hatfield  
Jason & Nicole Hemingway  
Joe & Linda Hills  
Mr. T. Salveter III & Mrs. B. Hogan  
Bob & Janet Hopkins  
Dave & Tammy Jahnke 
Linda & Jerry Jared  
David Jenkins 
Sarah Jenkins 
Mary K. Jones 
Mrs. Jennifer Cotner-Jones  
Connie Johnson 
Will Johnson  
Rhiannon Johnson  
Mary K. Jones 
Dr. Tijuana Julian 
Mr. Gary Kester 
Dr. Daniel Ketter   
Minh-Thu Le 
Keith Locke 
Ms. Peggy Day Lee 
Laura Lyford  
Mr. Paul Mathis 
Peter R. Marcellus  
Ruth Marshall  
Terry Meyer 
Julia McGuire 
Rebekah L. McMullen 
Abe McGull & Krista Hogan  
Doug & Susan McNeal   
Scott Meier 
Ms. Joan Menchetti 
Mrs. Donna M. Murney 
Debra Murray  
Dr. & Mrs. Leo T. Neu, Jr. 
Brett Oakley
Megan Ortmeyer 
Ms. Erin Palicki   
Barbara Parker 
Tim Parrish  
David Peck  
Ruth Penaherrera-Norton  
Walter Pettit 
Lillian Pfaff 
Kyle Wiley Pickett 
Rene & Elise Pinegot  
Brett Quesenberry  
Willis Reffick 
Carolyn Ruff 
Alexandra Saner 
Ms. K.M. Shaner (In Memory of B.H. Armstrong)  
Pamela Shelburn 
Meghan Sherwood 
Ms. Jan Smith  
Ms. Susan R. Staley 
Ms. Carol Thornsberry  
Andrea Thurber   
Kara Turner 
Jeana Varney 
Rachel Velasco  
Ilga Vise  
Mark Walker 
Ms. Weiyan Wang  
Brandon & Courtney Weiss 
Jane Weingartner 
Joan Whitaker 
Tamara de Wild 
Ms. Mary Lou Wilhite  
Mr. & Mrs. Arvin Williams  
Rick Williams  
Dr. & Mrs. Michael B. Wooten  
Janet Wooten  
Dusty Young  
Dan & Mary Zimmerman  


*denotes in-kind donation 
As of 10/12/2020