Vocalist Sólás B. Lalgee performs in Sí Se Puede: Dolores Huerta’s Playlist (2/22/19)
Vocalist Sólás B. Lalgee performs in Sí Se Puede: Dolores Huerta’s Playlist (2/22/19)

The awe on a young person’s face when they see a violin up close for the first time.

The feeling that floods over an audience member at the climax of a stunning performance.

The pride in the heart of a student cellist receiving a standing ovation.

Our donors create these life-changing moments all year long. Thank you for considering a gift to Oakland East Bay Symphony in support of music in your community. If you’re ready to give, you can make your gift online right now. If you would like to learn more, read on.

Annual Fund
Symphony supporters receive exclusive opportunities, including meet-and-greets with our guest artists, special discounts at local restaurants, and more. Find out how you can enhance your Symphony experience by becoming a donor.

Legacy Giving
By remembering Oakland Symphony in your estate plans, you will become a member of the Calvin Simmons Legacy Society and receive special thanks and opportunities to get more involved.

Endowment Fund
Making a gift to the Endowment Fund helps provide for the future of Oakland Symphony by creating a stable base of funding on which the Symphony can rely. This special type of funding allows us to plan for the challenges and opportunities ahead.

Other Ways to Give

In-Kind Gifts
By donating goods and services that the Symphony would already have to pay for, you can help make sure more of every donation can go directly to our programs. From wine and cookies to consulting services, the Symphony has a wide variety of need to keep us going. Please contact the Symphony office at (510) 444-0801 if you would like to help in this way!

Corporate Matching
Many businesses will match or increase an employee’s gift to the Symphony. Ask your employer about matching gift programs.