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 
Sinquefield Charitable Foundation

Conductor ($10,000 to $24,999) 

Don Wessel Honda  
Judith Enyeart Reynolds 
KY3 Inc/KSPR* 
Missouri Arts Council
Musgrave Foundation
Positronic Industries 
Reliable Superstore 
Schneider Family Foundation  
US Bank Wealth Management  
Earl Barkley
Carla L. Calvin
William T. White
Mrs. Rosemary Witt

Concertmaster ($5,000 to $9,999) 
Overture Club

Bryan Properties

One Year Gift
417 Magazine* 
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* 
Springfield Regional Arts Council
Ms. Shirley Ann Carr
Dr. Sam & Mrs. Connie Coryell  
Mr. Michael Freelander
Judy Hellam  
Barbara Rae Hughes
Bill & Debbie Nesbitt 
Linda Overend 
Dr. and Mrs. Yates Trotter
Rosalie Wooten

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  
Stephen & Linda Paginini Brite 
Adam Chekoudijan 
Dr. and Mrs. Michael Clarke
Irwin & Susan Cohen
Ann Hall  
Todd & Mandi Hill  
Greg & Judy McManus 
Dr. Teresa Olsen
Bill & Camille Ricketts 
John & Darline Steinberg 
Mr. & Mrs. Dee Wampler 
Maggie Wilcox
Mrs. Rosemary Witt

Overture ($1,000 to $2,499) 
Overture Club
Ms. Lois Detrick

One Year Gift
Bancorp South  
Evelyn Gwin Mangan, PC
Nesbitt Construction 
Pine & Picks LLC* 
SMC Electric Supply 
Systematic Savings Bank 
Aleene McReynolds Estate
Nan Anderson  
David & Raylene Appleby 
Margo S. Armstrong
Tony & Jan Atkinson 
Greg & Cheryl Beck  
Margaret Blackwood 
Bryan & Gayle Brooker
Michael D. Brown
Jo Ann Buckner 
Dr. Yvonne L. Bussman
Dr. Lynn & Betty Carlton
Phillips & Barbara Cook Hall
Ed & Vickie Donnell
J. Howard & Jan Fisk
Mr. Derek Fraley  
Ms. Mary Belle Graham 
Mark H. Grimm, MD
Mrs. Betty Gurnoe
Clovis & Eloise Haubein
John & Pat Horner 
Dr. & Mrs. Fon Huang 
John W. Hunt, PhD. & Karen L. Hunt 
Jim & Marilyn Johnson  
David & Becky Kean  
William S. Mitchell  
Bryan & Amber Musgrave 
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas O’Neal  
Becky Overend
John and Erin Palicki 
Mrs. Arleen Pickett
Mr. Ned Reynolds 
Michael & Karen Schneider  
Bonnie Shackter
Drs. Gary Soderberg & Loretta Knutson 
The Tesch Family & Erika Martin 
Robert & Joan Vienhage
John & Beverly Young

Patron ($500 to $999) 
Overture Club
Mr. Don Emler
Billy Shears

One Year Gift
Cedars Restaurant
Ozark’s Coca-Cola/Dr. Pepper Bottling Co.*  
Vic’s Pastries*  
Dr. Donald & Nancy Back
Ray & Karen Burmood
Ms. Theta Ann Caplan 
Dr. Mark Chambers & Mr. Rick Albaugh
Melissa Coller & Steve Kronberger
Regina & William Cooper
Judy Everett  
Monika Fenney 
Milton & Judy Folkins
Willam, Crista & Sam Garvin  
Sarah Hitesman   
Mark H. Grimm, MD
Sandy Hopper  
Mr. Bob Johnson 
Guy & Dorothy Mace  
Bryan & Chris Magers   
Meek Charitable Trust
Marcia Rauwerdink  
Mr. and Mrs. Doug Roller
Pamela Shelburn
Ronald & Sheryl Wachter
Dan & Mary Zimmerman


Friend ($1 to $499) 
Overture Club
Dottie Joslyn
Mr. Gary Kester
Gary and Susan Metzger
Arvin and Fay Williams

One Year Gift
AmazonSmile Foundation
Bambino’s Café*
Ebbets Field* 
Greek Corner 
Hilton Garden Inn*  
Jimm’s Steakhouse*  
Rebecca Lynn Illustrations 
Nonna’s Café* 
The Music Studio LLC 
Tod Adamo   
Benjamin Allen   
Bill & Beth Aldrich
Regina Archer 
Steven Atwood    
Jean Bardy
Mr. Wayne Bartee  
Yvette Bastow 
Dr. & Mrs. John and Roseann Bentley
Lauren Bicknell  
Starla Blair 
Mr. Brad Bledsoe 
Glenda Blevins  
Richard Bonham  
Karen Bonilla 
Col. (Ret) Carl L. & Linda Boswell
Maurice & Susan Bowen
Roger Bown
Dr. & Mrs. Lanny R. Brent
Troy Breshears
Mr. & Dr. Thomas Brewer
Gail Bricker
Dr. & Mrs. Loren and Nancy Broaddus
Ermilou Bryan
Mr. William Bultas
Kyle Butrick
Caroline Byrd 
Linda Cameron  
Mr. Al Clapp  
Tamara Conn
Holly Cook
Howard Jeannie Cotner
Mrs. Jennifer Cotner-Jones
Mr. & Mrs. Beau and Sharon Culbertson
Jacqueline Curtis 
Mr. & Mrs. William Darr  
Dwight & Pamela Davis
Mrs. Anne DePew
Peggy G. Dickins
Rod Dollins
Wendy Dressler  
Peggy G. Dickins 
John W. Donald  
Dean & Janice Donat
Mrs. Penni Doran
Wendy Dressler
Mrs. Tonya Duvall-Haubein
Robert & Lynn Dvorak
Matthew Edwards 
Dan & Christine Emrie
Margaret Erb
Adam & Emily Fessler
Tom Finnie
Leslie Forrester
Katherine Funk
Mr. & Mrs. Charles and Darla Gackstetter
Phillip R. Garrison  
John Gentry 
Dr. Michael and Barbara Gentry
Emma Gibson
Leaster & Jayme Gibson
Catherine Gilpin
Richard Goese
Mr. Charles Gray
Dr. Bud & Betty Greve
Heidi Guidry 
Janna Hall
Mary Hammock
Sam & June Hamra
Don Hatfield
Barbara Hays  
David Hays  
Jeff & Piki Hays  
Jason & Nicole Hemingway
Pearl Hershberger
Charles Hill  
Joe & Linda Hills  
Dr. Ann Hilmo 
Mr. T. Salveter III & Mrs. B. Hogan  
Mr. Robert Hood
Ms. Judy Hoover
Pat Hoover
Bob & Janet Hopkins  
Shirley Huffman
Dave & Tammy Jahnke 
Linda & Jerry Jared  
David & Sally Jenkins
Sarah Jenkins 
Connie Johnson
Kaitlyn Johnson 
Katherine Johnson
Will Johnson  
Rhiannon Johnson
Mary K. Jones 
Dr. Tijuana Julian 
Robert Kehle
Sharon Kennon
Mr. Gary Kester 
Dr. Daniel Ketter
Bob & Barbra Kipfer   
Jonathan Kramer
Andy & Dr. Minh-Thu Le 
Charles & Deborah Lee
Mr. Paul Lewis
Alexis Locke
Keith Locke 
Ms. Peggy Day Lee 
Laura Lyford
Fredna Mahaffey  
Joseph Mahoney
Shelley Marshall
Mr. Paul Mathis
Dr. Charles Mauldin
Dr. Peter R. Marcellus
Genny Maroc
Ruth Marshall
Julia McGuire 
Rebekah L. McMullen
Sarah McNaughton 
Abe McGull & Krista Hogan  
Doug & Susan McNeal   
Scott & Brenda Meier 
Ms. Joan Menchetti 
Ann Meuser
Terry Meyer 
F T Moseley
Mrs. Michelle Moulder
Mrs. Donna M. Murney 
Debra Murray
Harold & Nancy Murray  
Dr. & Mrs. Leo T. Neu, Jr. 
Ms. Sue Norris
Brett Oakley
Megan Ortmeyer 
Ms. Erin Palicki   
Ms. Nancy Paul
Barbara Parker 
Tim Parrish  
David Peck  
Ruth Penaherrera-Norton  
Walter Pettit 
Lillian Pfaff 
Kyle Wiley Pickett 
Rene & Elise Pingenot  
Ms. Nancy Porter
Brett Quesenberry  
Willis Reffick 
Dr. Beverly Rohlf
Carolyn Ruff 
Stephanie Ruhe
Ian Rush
Alexandra Saner
Troy Sexton 
Ms. K.M. Shaner (In Memory of B.H. Armstrong)  
Margaret Shelton
Meghan Sherwood 
Gary & Joyce Shirkey
Jane & Mort Shurtz
Mary & Larry Sidwell
Marilyn Small
Bill Squires
Ms. Susan R. Staley 
Allison Steiner
Mr. Vic Stuart
Suzan Gentry Sullivan
Ms. Carol Thornsberry  
Andrea Thurber   
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Titus
Kara & Stan Turner 
Ms. Danielle Tuscher
Jeana Varney 
Rachel Velasco
Jonathan Vincent
Ilga Vise  
Mark Walker 
William and Margaret Weeks
Ms. Weiyan Wang  
Brandon & Courtney Weiss 
Jane Weingartner
Kristen Weingartner Weiss 
Joan Whitaker 
Jon & Kenna Wiggins
Tamara de Wild 
Ms. Mary Lou Wilhite  
Rick Williams  
Janice Wilson
Ms. Joyce Wise
Ms. Carolyn J. Wolfe
Dr. & Mrs. Michael B. Wooten  
Ann Young


*denotes in-kind donation 
As of 2/2/2021