Support Us

Help the music stay alive. Donate today!

Ticket sales cover less than 25% of our operating costs. Your donations allow us to continue producing the finest in classical music concerts and educational programs. It’s easy to support us. Just choose the method that’s best for you to get started. We also provide custom solutions that may not be shown below. For more information, contact us at or (406) 407-7000.

For Individuals

One-Time Gift or IRA Contribution
$ any / once

Make a gift today to show your appreciation for our concerts and programming. Any amount is appreciated!  All gifts are charitable and tax-deductible.

Sustaining Supporter
$ any / monthly

Big impact, easy on the budget! Make a monthly tax-deductible investment to ensure your community’s access to transformative and experiential concerts and programming.

Maestro Circle
$ 1000 / Minimum

Receive exclusive invitations to special events, receptions, and guest soloist meet-and-greets! Your investment of $1000 to $5000+ will help bring new guest artists to the Flathead Valley.

Create a Legacy

Make a lasting difference in your community and create a legacy of music for northwestern Montana. Your “Planned Gift” or bequest can be unrestricted to benefit the Glacier Symphony as a whole, or you can restrict it to the Endowment only.

Download a Planned Giving brochure | Learn more at Endow Montana

Unrestricted Planned Gift

Maximize your impact on the Glacier Symphony community–let our Board of Directors put your donation to the best use! Planned gifts and bequests of cash, assets, and more are welcome.

Individual/Estate Endowment Gift

Receive a tax credit of 40% of your gift when you make a planned gift to our qualified Montana endowment fund. (Maximum credit of $10,000; $20,000 for joint filers.)

Business/Corporation Endowment Gift

Receive a tax credit of 20% of your gift when your business makes a direct donation to our qualified Montana endowment fund. (Maximum credit of $10,000.)

Business Partnership

Let’s work together! Your business contributions directly support full production of concerts, local and guest musician recruitment, and educational programming for area youth.

Season Benefactor

Receive the highest level of recognition by sponsoring the entire concert season. Enjoy free tickets and year-round brand exposure with our audiences through our website, social media, promotional materials, concert programs, and more!

Concert Sponsor

Sponsor 1-4 concert weekends of the Glacier Symphony. Enjoy free concert tickets, as well as brand exposure through our website, social media, promotional materials, concert programs, and more!

Youth Music Experience Advocate

Bring the finest in classical music to local schools by sponsoring our “Wild About Music” concerts. Enjoy free tickets, recognition in concert programs and online, thank you letters from the children, and volunteer opportunities for your employees!

Great Fish Community Challenge

Donate to this important charitable giving campaign run by the Whitefish Community Foundation every summer!

Learn more about the Great Fish Challenge here.

Nonprofits in the Challenge work to raise money during the campaign. All gifts are processed through the Community Foundation. At the end of the campaign, Whitefish Community Foundation will provide a percentage match on the first $20,000 raised by each participating nonprofit.

THANK YOU to all who donated during the summer 2020 campaign! You made this one of our most successful years yet and helped us get into the 200 Club!

Foundations and Grants

AGL Foundation
Applied Materials Foundation
Bibler Foundation
Broussard Charitable Foundation
Cadeau Foundation
Cobb Foundation
Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation

First Interstate Bank Foundation

ExxonMobil Foundation
Flathead Community Foundation
Montana Arts Council
Montana Association of Symphony Orchestras
Montana's Cultural Trust

Montana Community Foundation    
Grant Fund & Various Donor Advised Fund

Montana Social Services

Public Value Partnership Grant
Rotary Clubs of the Flathead Valley
US Bancorp Foundation

U.S. Small Business Administration
Whitefish Community Foundation
Grant Fund & Various Donor Advised Fund

We are funded in part by coal severance taxes paid based upon coal mined in Montana and deposited in Montana's cultural and aesthetic projects trust fund.