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Volunteer Opportunities:

Event Committee Volunteers: As we gear up for our third Annual Spring Gala, we are looking for volunteers to help plan and execute successful events auctions and ticket sale strategies. If you are available (in person or by phone) for monthly Friday lunch meetings, and are interested in joining a team of motivated young professionals who help secure auction items, particpate in PR brainstorming sessions and of course, join us on MAY 12, 2014 at the MFA, then let us know! E-mail us if you're interested! Day-of event volunteers will also be needed on May 12th. If you aren't able to commit to joining the committee, but would like to help us on the 12th, let us know!

BYSO Council: In 2012, the BYSO incorporated the BYSO Council, a group a volunteers dedicated to supporting the organization and the Board of Directors in achieving certain long-term strategies to help move the organization forward. For more information about becoming a member of the BYSO Council, please contact Martha Robinson at  

Concert Discounts:

All the BYSO alumni can get discounted tickets to BYSO concert: 
- $5 off the single ticket price for all BYS concerts 
- $3 off for all other BYSO Concerts.
Call the box office and mention the Alumni discount when you order your tickets.
Experience the future of classical music & enjoy the talent of the BYSO's new generation!


You committed every Sunday to us. We watched you grow into excellent musicians and dedicated students. Truly, this is a special place that is due, in no small part, to the contributions made by our alumni community. Help us provide this unmatchable experience for a new generation of young musicians.

Symphony Hall, Oct 23, 2011
Members of the Boston Youth Symphony performing at Symphony Hall
Photo by Michael J. Lutch

Annual Fund

Donations, big and small, make a huge difference in the lives of our young musicians.   The Annual Fund supports artistic excellence, financial aid, concert production, community outreach and tour support.  Donate today and help us reach this season’s Annual Fund goal of $250,000

BYSO Summer Camp 2011
Students at the intensive summer camp in Maine
Photo by Jeff Pouland

Young Alumni Giving Club

You know better than anyone else the significant impact that the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras (BYSO) experience can have on a young person's life. That is why alumni support is vital to BYSO's success.  Donate today to be a part of a rich tradition by supporting the dreams of future alumni and receive our special member benefits.

BSO Youth and Family Series. April 2, 2011
An inspiring young musician during the Youth and Family Series, a partnership between the Boston Symphony Orchestras and BYSO 
Photo by Stu Rosner
Other Ways to Give

There are many more ways to support the BYSO. Consider volunteering, making a planned gift or donating a musical instrument to our Intensive Community Program. Your contribution supports artistic excellence, concert production, community outreach, tour support, and financial aid.

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