How You Can Help
There Are Many Ways You Can Help
The Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and is supported primarily by membership dues, grants and donations. Your support provides much-needed revenue for our programs and help us continue the quality tradition that is the Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra. Any amount is appreciated.
Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Gifts of $25 and above will be acknowledged in the PACO concert programs. Donation forms can be downloaded here. Please complete and mail this form along with check or money order (make payable to PACO) to the address below:
Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra
4000 Middlefield Road, #M1
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Or you can make a secure donation here: Donate
Corporate Matching Gifts
It may be possible to double the impact of your gift to PACO! Many corporations will match gifts to charitable institutions. For information about your employer’s gift matching program, contact your human resources office at your workplace.
Gifts of Stocks or Other Securities
Donating appreciated stocks, ETFs, mutual funds or bonds is a great way to help out PACO while also lowering your tax bill. PACO is happy to accept transfers of these instruments. To do so, please carefully follow the instructions in the “Stocks as gifts to PACO” form.
Would you like to convert that extra car, truck, or RV into a tax-deductible donation benefiting Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra? You can donate by calling 1-866-332-1778 to make your donation.
Join our Mailing List
Please click here to be added to our email and e-newsletter lists for notification of upcoming concerts and events.
PACO enjoys a very high level of volunteer participation from parents and community members to produce concerts, assist at rehearsals, provide ensemble coaching, manage US and international tours and so on. There are many opportunities to help with tasks such as music copying and library management, fundraising projects, grant writing, concert preparation and so on. Whether you are a parent, community member or student looking to intern part time with a leading non-profit youth arts organization, contact the office and we will be glad to discuss your interest and schedule.
We greatly appreciate your support!