The Lake Shore Symphony Orchestra operates through the personal and financial generosity of music lovers like you. We welcome your financial support, time, and talent.
There are many ways you can support us.
Donate via PayPal
Pay Membership Dues
As an orchestra member, you can pay your dues via PayPal:
Support us in person at our concerts and enjoy an engaging, energizing, enriching musical experience! Purchase tickets here.
Become a Member
Are you a Chicago-area musician interested in playing with an award-winning orchestra and music director while giving back to your community? Learn more about joining the orchestra here.
If you are interested in donating your time or talents to the LSSO, let us know! We're always in need of talented volunteers to help on concert days, during special events, and with marketing throughout the season.
Advertise in our Concert Programs
Reach out to a diverse, captive audience by placing an ad in our concert program! Advertising rates are as follows:
FULL PAGE: $215
HALF PAGE: $140
QUARTER PAGE: $65
BUSINESS CARD: $50
To become a sponsor, please download our order form. The LSSO performs four concerts per season.
A copy of the publication will be provided to each advertiser. The ad will remain the same for the entire 2012 - 2013 season. No specific location in the program is guaranteed. The program is printed in full color. Please remember that your ad contribution may be tax deductible.
If you are interested in advertising with the LSSO, please contact our Marketing Director at email@example.com.
Become a Sponsor
Concert Sponsorship $3,000+
Full Page advertisement in the 2011-2012 Season Program
Inclusion in pre-concert press releases and radio ads
Signage at the concert indicating exclusive concert sponsorship
Stage recognition in the live announcements during performance
10 complimentary season tickets with VIP reserved seating
Right of first refusal for concert sponsorship package for 2011-2012 season
Opportunity to host a private “backstage” reception for your company and guests with the LSSO Maestro following a concert
All Maestro’s Circle benefits
Maestro’s Circle $2,000
Recognition in the LSSO 2011-2012 Season Brochure
Half Page advertisement in the 2011-2012 Season Program
“Meet the Maestro” Gala Reception following last concert
6 complimentary season tickets with VIP reserved seating
All Principal’s Chair benefits
Principal’s Chair $1000
4 complimentary season tickets with VIP reserved seating
Third page advertisement in the 2011-2012 Season Program
Naming of selected chair in your honor
Recognition in Season Program of the sponsored chair
Signage at concert venue entrance
2 complimentary season tickets with VIP reserved seating
Quarter Page ad in the 2011-2012 Season Program
Recognition in the LSSO 2011-2012 Season Program
Link on www.lsso.org to your company’s website in our “Sponsor’s Section”
If you are interested in becoming a corporate sponsor, please contact our Marketing Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.