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Ways to Give

Your gift helps bring the joy and benefits of music to all ages by supporting our professionally-performed concert series and accessible education and outreach programs.

You are welcome to contact our Coordinator of Development & Donor Relations, Elizabeth Dwyer directly anytime at edwyer@kwsymphony.on.ca or 519-745-4711 ext. 275.

Monthly

Set up automatic pre-authorized payments from your bank account by filling in a pledge form and mailing a VOID cheque or on your credit card by contacting our Coordinator of Development & Donor Relations, Elizabeth Dwyer at edwyer@kwsymphony.on.ca or 519-745-4711 ext. 275.

E-Transfer

Make a donation through your bank with an e-transfer to email address finance@kwsymphony.on.ca.

If you have any questions about this process, please contact our Coordinator of Development & Donor Relations, Elizabeth Dwyer at edwyer@kwsymphony.on.ca or 519-745-4711 ext. 275.

Gift of Securities

Transfer ownership of securities by filling out our Public Securities Transfer Form. Completed forms can be faxed to 519-745-4474 or e-mailed to Michelle Cutts at mcutts@kwsymphony.on.ca.

Matching Gifts

Double your donation.  Many employers will match directors’, employees’ and retirees’ philanthropic donations.  Check with your employer to see if they have a matching gift program.

Legacy Giving

Consider making Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony part of your lasting legacy.  With your financial advisor, you can plan a gift that can provide very attractive tax benefits while looking after the needs of your loved ones.  If you have already planned a gift, please let us know by returning a Statement of Intent form.  If you would like more information about legacy giving, please contact our Director of Development & Donor Relations at mcutts@kwsymphony.on.ca or 519-745-4711 ext. 279.

Memorial/Tribute Gifts

Contact our Coordinator of Development & Donor Relations, Elizabeth Dwyer at edwyer@kwsymphony.on.ca or 519-745-4711 ext. 275 to honour someone’s memory or acknowledge a special person or milestone with a gift that helps to provide our community music that inspires, engages and unites.  A card acknowledging your kindness will be sent on your behalf.

Gifts-In-Kind

Certain physical objects, like instruments, may be accepted as gifts by the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.   If accepted, the donor transfers ownership to the Symphony in writing. A statement of fair market value of the gift at the time of donation is established by a qualified appraiser and the donor receives a donation receipt for income tax purposes. Please contact our Director of Development & Donor Relations, Michelle Cutts at mcutts@kwsymphony.on.ca or 519-745-4711 ext. 279 if you have an item you are interested in donating.

Major Gift

Contact our Director of Development & Donor Relations at mcutts@kwsymphony.on.ca or 519-745-4711 ext. 279 to find out how you can make a lasting impact with a significant donation.  Gifts of securities, stock, or insurance may be an appropriate part of your financial plan. To make a donation of securities, download our Public Securities Transfer Form.

Online

You can make a donation anytime online using a credit card. At this time we do not accept Visa Debits. We apologise for the inconvenience. If you wish to pay with Visa Debit we suggest making a donation through E-Transfer to email address finance@kwsymphony.on.ca.

By Mail

Mail in a cheque or a completed pledge form to 36 King St. W., Kitchener, ON N2G 1A3

By Phone

Make a donation with your credit card by calling us at 519-745-4711 ext. 275.  As we are working from home during the lockdown please leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as possible. You may receive a call from a blocked or private phone number.

By Fax

Fax a completed pledge form or Public Securities Transfer Form to 519-745-4474.

In Person

You can deliver a cheque or completed pledge form to our office in the Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts at 36 King St. W., Kitchener, ON N2G 1A3 or to the Patron Services desk at any of our concerts.

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