Ways to Give

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

As a registered charity, the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony strives to make giving easy and offers many ways to make a donation.

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.

Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Charitable Registration Number: 12252 4713 RR 0001

Online

You can make a donation anytime online using a credit card.

By Phone

Make a donation with your credit card by calling us at 519-745-4711 ext. 275.  Office hours are Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm.

By Mail

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

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.

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.

Gift of Securities

Transfer ownership of securities by filling out our Public Securities Transfer Form.

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.

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.

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 Corporate Development &  Accounts Manager, Charlène Le Duc at cleduc@kwsymphony.on.ca or 519-745-4711 ext. 276 if you have an item you are interested in donating.

Major Gift

Contact our Director of Development & Donor Relations at ncollins@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.

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 ncollins@kwsymphony.on.ca or 519-745-4711 ext. 279.

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