With a goal of providing accessible music to the Coastal Bend Community, we provide a variety of ways to support our purpose and mission. From Corporate Sponsorships to individual contributions through our Symphony Membership, there are many ways to support the Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra. Compare options below to see what is best for you.
Corporate Sponsors receive a variety of exclusive benefits and privileges according to your level of sponsorship. Benefits may include advertising in our program book, corporate logo or name recognition in online and print advertising, complimentary tickets, invitations to exclusive events, post-concert receptions, and recognition in the lobby of the Performing Arts Center before concerts.
Your advertisement with the CCSO not only repeatedly reaches a discerning audience with your message but also demonstrates your commitment to quality artistic and educational programs and will help ensure the Corpus Christi Symphony’s continued success.
As a member of the CCSO, you help ensure the continued success of the Gulf Coast’s premiere symphony orchestra. In addition to your tax-deductible, charitable contribution, you will also receive exclusive membership benefits and privileges to enhance your symphony experience such as reserved parking, lunch with the maestro and invitations to special events.
From sponsoring a single student to the symphony to funding an entire Youth Symphony concert, the Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra prioritizes community youth and education in the Coastal Bend. Get involved in our educational sponsorships to help us continue educating and supporting area youth through musical education and community.
Our tiers of Educational Sponsorships range from sponsoring a Student, Classroom and Teacher, CCSO On The Go Concert, or Pat Furley Educational Concert. Learn more using the button below.
Organized in 1954 and incorporated in 1980 as its own 501 (c) (3), the Symphony Guild's purpose is to aid the Corpus Christi Area Youth Orchestra (CCAYO) and the Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra (CCSO) in its endeavor to further the cultivation of the art of music in Corpus Christi and the Coastal Bend area.
Guild Members participate in a variety of activities, including special events that support the CCAYO by promoting music education and educational opportunities for the youth in our community, as well as supporting the Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra.
The Guild meets at 11:30 a.m. on the first Monday of the Month at Ara’s Seafood & Steaks from September - December and February - May. If the First Monday falls on a holiday, meetings are held the second Monday.
Dues are $40/year or $500 to become a Lifetime Honorary member. Please contact Jody Hughes below to join or call (956) 371-0711.
Your planned gift to the Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra will help make it possible to continue to bring major artists to our symphony season each year and to provide music education programs throughout our community. Memorial gifts, endowment gifts, or bequests can make a difference in the CCSO’s ability to present the finest in orchestral music to the people of the Coastal Bend region. Gifts may be made directly to the CCSO or to its permanent endowment fund at the Coastal Bend Community Foundation.
To explore ways your gift can be made in the most tax efficient manner, contact us or your tax advisor.