Donate to the Chamber Music Society
Income from ticket sales covers only a third of our annual budget. Your tax-deductible support enables us to sustain artistic excellence, affordable ticket pricing, and our many education programs that inspire students and help to protect the future of classical music. Click here to view our annual fund categories.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why should I donate to PCMS?
Since its founding, PCMS has worked to create an informed, thoughtful community of people like you who share a passion for intimate, affordable world-class music. Ticket sales cover just 33% of our lean operating budget. We rely on donations from generous people like you to help us provide the highest quality music experiences for everyone.
How does PCMS use my donation?
Your gift helps us to pay the costs of presenting 50 concerts and over 50 educational programs every year. You help us to bring music to neighborhoods around Philadelphia and to arrange thoughtful encounters between artists and diverse audiences in many different settings.
Is my donation tax deductible?
Yes. PCMS is a registered 501c3 charitable organization, and donations from United States residents are tax-deductible as provided by law. You will receive an acknowledgement letter to use for tax purposes, and your gift of $200 or greater will be acknowledged publicly in PCMS published materials.
Are there other ways I can show my financial support for PCMS?
You may prefer to show your support through one of our planned giving programs or sponsorships. Visit the Support page to see more options and help us ensure that PCMS sustains its mission of presenting world-class music for generations to come.