The Annual Fund is a critical source of support for all performances, community events, and music education programs of the AMFS. From each sensational summer season to youth music programs during the school year, every gift to the Annual Fund advances extraordinary artistry and unparalleled musical experiences.
Designate your Annual Fund gift to a specific area that matches your interest.
The AMFS Fund
A gift to The AMFS Fund lends unrestricted assistance to every aspect of our organization from concert performances, student financial aid, and summer staff to facilities management, production costs, and numerous other areas of investment.
Provides funding for student scholarships, travel, food, and health services.
Helps to recruit and retain a competitive roster of accomplished artist-faculty from around the world.
Education & Community Programs
Subsidizes youth music education and free community events for families.
Click a tab below, Crescendo Donors or National Council Donors,
to compare benefits and donate at your desired giving level.
* Access to advance seat assignments with a validation fee per ticket.
† Access date to pre-sale depends on giving level.
†† Donor may extend use of passes to family and friends
§ Please contact us at 970 205 5065 for details!
ADDITIONAL WAYS TO GIVE
STOCKS AND OTHER SECURITIES
Stock gifts present a great opportunity to eliminate your capital gains tax exposure and take a charitable deduction in the amount of the fair market value of the shares. Contact AMFS here for information on our stock account.
The AMFS has launched a new recurring giving society, Encore. Learn more here.
Increase the impact of your contribution with a corporate matching gift to the AMFS. Find out if your company will match your donation here.
DONOR ADVISED FUNDS AND FAMILY FOUNDATIONS
The AMFS welcomes gifts from Donor Advised Funds and Family Foundations. According to IRS regulations, gifts from these funds cannot result in any personal or material benefit, including tickets or passes.
IRA CHARITABLE ROLLOVER
The IRA charitable rollover allows donors aged 70.5 and older to make tax-free charitable gifts directly from their Individual Retirement Accounts to eligible charities. This allows the donor to meet their distribution minimum without any tax exposure. According to IRS regulations, gifts from these funds cannot result in any personal or material benefit, including tickets or passes.
For more information on the Annual Fund and how you can contribute, please contact:
Annual Giving and Events Manager
970 205 5065
Have questions about the Annual Fund? Check out our Annual Fund FAQ page here for detailed information about making a gift, donor benefits, other ways to give, and more.