“I strongly believe that the Fort Wayne Philharmonic greatly enhances the quality of life in Northeast Indiana. For years, it has provided my family and me an opportunity to enjoy live classical music. The experience has brightened many dreary winter nights. I’m thankful for the continued commitment of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic to provide outstanding music to this region and I’m anxious to support your mission.”

— Anonymous Donor and Subscriber

Only with your support can the Fort Wayne Philharmonic continue to add artistic vitality to the community. When you support the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, your gift isn’t just a donation; it’s an investment that reaches far beyond the concert hall. Your sound investment supports music, education programs, the local economy and Northeast Indiana residents’ quality of life.

Thank you for helping make the Philharmonic – and the community – a success!


Cash, Check, & Credit Card Donations

Please use the Donate link to donate online or print the Donation form to mail in your gift. Call the Development Office at 260.481.0784 for more information.

Qualified Charitable Distribution from your IRA

Beginning at age 70 ½ the IRS requires you to take Required Minimum Distributions out of your IRA. If this applies to you, you may be able to reap some tax benefits by making a Qualified Charitable Distribution to the Philharmonic. Check with your financial advisor to see if this method of giving is right for you.

Gifts of Stock

Giving stocks and other securities may offer better tax benefits than a gift of cash. If you are interested in making a gift of stock, please contact our Finance Department at 260.481.0785.

Matching Gifts

Many companies offer matching gift programs to employees or retirees. Most of these programs match contributions dollar for dollar, which can double your impact on the Philharmonic! Ask your employer if a matching gift program is available today.

Kroger Community Rewards

The Philharmonic is a part of Kroger Community Rewards. This means Kroger will give back to the Philharmonic every time you shop with a registered Kroger Card. This program is separate from the Fuel Point Rewards system and will only take you a few minutes to register the Philharmonic as the recipient of your Community Rewards. Please consider signing up here.  

Amazon Smile

You shop. Amazon gives. Click here to select the Fort Wayne Philharmonic as your charitable organization, and Amazon will donate a percentage of the purchase price at no cost to you.

Tribute and Memorial Gifts

The Philharmonic is honored to receive gifts made in honor or memory of friends or loved ones. Please contact the Development Office directly at 260.481.0784 to give a tribute or memorial gift.


Fort Wayne Philharmonic Orchestra is recognized by Charity Navigator as a 4-Star Rated Charity. View Certificate