Make a One Time Donation

Thanks to your generous contributions, over the last 3 years The Greater Miami Youth Symphony has granted over $100,000 in scholarships!

  • GMYS currently serves nearly 400 children in our four levels of orchestra, three bands, and chamber ensembles
  • Approximately half of our students receive financial aid, including full tuition waivers
  • GMYS provides weekly lessons and instruments at no cost, to over 275 children enrolled in our preparatory program.
  • Last summer, GMYS enrolled nearly 350 children in their three summer camps

With your continued support we will continue to provide quality music education to children throughout Dade County for years to come.

“If the money we donate helps one child or can ease the pain of one parent. those funds are well spent.”

— Carl Karcher

Additional Ways to Give

Save the Date and Donate on Give Miami Day:

The Greater Miami Symphony is participating in Give Miami Day, a unique 24 hour online giving event taking place on November 19, 2015. The event, funded and sponsored by The Miami Foundation, allows individuals in our community an opportunity to make a charitable gift to a local nonprofit. With support from various donors, the Miami Foundation matches a percentage of the funds raised for every donation between $25 and $10,000 that is made on Give Miami Day. By donating to GMYS on Give Miami Day, your monetary donation will greatly increase the total funds we receive.

GOOD NEWS: You do not need to wait for November 19, 2015 for Give Miami Day to participate and donate. By completing this pledge form, you give us permission to charge your credit card on November 19, 2015 for the amount you indicate on the form.  Pledge Now

Advertise in our Concert Playbill:

  • Given the breadth and depth of our program, we welcome thousands of audience members to our performances each season. The ad you place in our playbills will have a far reach, and the financial support you provide to GMYS will have an immediate and lasting impact. As funding for arts organizations becomes more challenging, your support means more than ever.Download an Order Form

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 About donations:

The Greater Miami Youth Symphony is a non-profit 501c3 dependent on grant funding, as well as corporate and private donations in order to serve all youth regardless of economic standing. Your support is vital to the success of our programs and aspiring young musicians.