Leadership Circle

As our closest circle of supporters, members of the Leadership Circle are instrumental in providing the resources necessary to sustain a world-class orchestra. The SLSO is pleased to honor the vision of friends like you who invest in the orchestra's artistic, community and education programs, with annual gifts of $1,500 or more.

Your Leadership Circle gift makes a significant impact in fulfilling the SLSO's mission of enriching lives through the power of music. To join, simply make a gift of $1,500 or more during the fiscal year (September 1 - August 31).

Gifts $1,500 to $2,999*

All Friends of the SLSO benefits, plus:

  • Six complimentary parking coupons
  • Donor listing in Playbill and on Wall of Honor
  • Whitaker Room admission
  • Annual Meeting invitation
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of Powell Hall 
  • Special event invitations
  • Opportunity to join SLSO on tour

Gifts $3,000 to $4,999*

All of the above, plus:

  • Complimentary valet parking (or six parking coupons)†
  • Box office concierge service/complimentary ticket exchange

Gifts $5,000 to $9,999*

All of the above, plus:

  • Invitation to intime post-concert meet and greets

Gifts $10,000 to $24,999*

All of the above, plus:

  • Concert underwriter for one performance

Philanthropic gifts at the President's level ($25,000 and above) are given special recognition. For more information, please contact 314-286-4151.

* Tax laws may require you to reduce the deductible amount of your contribution to the extent of benefits accepted.
† Based on availability

Founders Society

The Founders Society honors and recognizes our most generous benefactors for cumulative gifts to the Annual Campaign, Endowment Trust, galas and special projects, as well as ticket purchases, totaling $100,000 or more.

Founders Society members receive special recognition on the Wall of Honor at Powell Hall, in Playbill and other publications.