Providing over 30% of the HPO’s $1.2 million budget, the annual fund is integral to a vital and healthy orchestra. Our annual fund supporters join a rich musical community and help ensure that classical orchestral music flourishes in our community. You can give cash or a non-cash asset such as securities or real estate and receive a donation receipt for your gift. Help support a wide variety of HPO activities knowing that your gift goes to work the moment it is given. Annual gift levels Any gift over $25 will receive a tax receipt, and gifts of $150 and more entitle you to a number of benefits to enhance your experience as an audience member. Associate 0–$149 Tax Receipt (for gifts over $25), recognition in all programs of our mainstage concert series, donor e-newsletter. Friend $150–$499 You’ll receive the benefits mentioned above PLUS recognition in our Annual Report and invitation to our Annual General Meeting. Supporter $500–$999 You’ll receive the benefits mentioned above PLUS an invitation to one dress rehearsal in the season. Leader $1,000–$2499 You’ll receive the benefits mentioned above PLUS access to the exclusive Conductor’s Circle Lounge pre-concert and during intermission and invitations to private Conductor’s Circle events throughout the year. Patron $2,500–4,999 You’ll receive the benefits mentioned above PLUS a personalized letter from the music director each season. Visionary $5,000–$9,999 You’ll receive the benefits mentioned above. Benefactor $10,000+ You’ll receive the benefits mentioned above PLUS an exclusive lunch invitation with the Music Director. Giving is easy! You can make your donation by any of the following methods Donate Online Now By mail form: Download donation form Mail the form to: Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra 10 MacNab Street South Hamilton, ON L8P 4Y3. By phone: Call Gerry Custeau, Office Administrator, at 905-526-1677, x221, during regular office hours, and she’ll take your credit card information over the phone. Structured payment plans To make a larger gift over a period of time, we can create a payment plan just for you. Call Gerry Custeau, Office Administrator, at 905-526-1677, x221 to make arrangements.