Becoming a sponsor of the Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra (SMSO) is an investment you can truly feel good about. Sponsorship of a Symphony concert series, a single concert, an education outreach program or underwriting an event, is a wonderful way to support the artistic programming of the Symphony.
Our artistic, education and community programs would not be possible without the generous support of individuals and corporations in our community. A sponsorship of the SMSO allows us to maintain artistic excellence, present world-class guest artists to the community and provide vital music education and engagement programs. There are many ways for you to play a crucial role and each offer its own experiences and rewards.
What can I sponsor? From classical favorites to pops concerts to special events, there’s a sponsorship opportunity to suit your musical taste and your marketing needs. We also offer sponsorship of our award-winning educational programs.
What does it cost? Sponsorships range from $500 to $5,000. We look forward to working with you to develop a customized sponsorship program that will complement your objectives.
What benefits does my company receive? As a sponsor, you will receive the rewards of your generosity and philanthropy. We also recognize that sponsorship is often a decision driven by marketing needs. In order to deliver the maximum return, the SMSO offers the following benefits for our different programs:
The SMSO has strong relationships with many local businesses who provide us with in-kind support — from hotel rooms to restaurant meals, advertising and audio visual equipment. If you believe your company could provide the SMSO with goods or services that might benefit us and help us operate more efficiently — and if you’re interested in the possibilities sponsorship might afford your business — let’s explore ideas!
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