The Newark Symphony Orchestra depends on the generous support of its donors, sponsors, and volunteers. With your support, the NSO will maintain its tradition of outstanding performances, while keeping ticket prices affordable for our audiences. Please help us continue our mission as a valued cultural and educational resource in the Newark community.

Please read this message from the President of the Newark Symphony Orchestra Board on the importance of community support: 2022-2023 Annual Appeal Letter. Annual Appeal Pledge Sheet: 2022-2023 Annual Appeal Pledge Sheet

Our general budget supports a number of ongoing activities, such as:
> Betsy L. Kent Youth Concerto Competition
> Music Library fund
> Instruments in the Attic
> Special performers and Soloists

The NSO is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
All donations are tax deductible.
Donors will be recognized in our concert programs.
If you would like to remain anonymous, please check the box below when using the online form.

There are many ways you can support the NSO:

Donate via Credit Card

Mail your donation to the NSO

Newark Symphony Orchestra
Katie Bostick, Business Manager
P.O. Box 7775, Newark, DE 19714-7775

Make checks payable to “Newark Symphony Orchestra”.

If you are donating to the “Annual Appeal“, download the Annual Appeal Pledge Form and include the completed form with your check or credit card information.

Phone or email the NSO Business Manager for details on other donation options

Did you know?
· Donating appreciated assets can provide a deduction for the full market value, and avoid capital gains.
· If you are over 70 ½, consider donating directly from your IRA as a Qualified Charitable Distribution – the amount is excluded from taxable income.

Please contact NSO regarding: Securities donation, Qualified Charitable Donation, Donor-Advised Fund, Matching Gift Fund, or Bequest.

Roxanne Rust, Business Manager

Call (302)369-3466 OR email at

Instruments in the Attic

“Instruments in the Attic” solicits donations of instruments from our patrons; we refurbish and grant these instruments to middle and high school students who otherwise would not be able to own their instruments.

Get more information and the Grant Form on our Education & Outreach page.

Join the “Friends of NSO”

Interested in helping NSO with your time and talents? Join the Friends of NSO

Shop with NSO Affiliates

Did you know that your everyday purchases using AmazonSmile could benefit the NSO? Once you designate NSO as your charity through the AmazonSmile program, Amazon will automatically donate .5% percent on qualified purchases.

You can also make NSO merchandise purchases, shop on eBay or SheetMusicPlus and benefit the NSO.

See more details on the NSO Affiliate Program page.