Individual Giving

Legacy Gala – Celebrating Louis Scaglione’s 25th Anniversary

Join us for a celebration of our musical legacy! For over 82 years, PYO Music Institute has served the region’s most talented and deserving young musicians with excellent musical training.

Continuing the Institute’s legacy of great leadership, Maestro Louis Scaglione has dedicated 25 years of service to expand our programs and reach hundreds of students each year. His commitment to train tomorrow’s leaders through unparalleled music education and performance has ensured the ongoing success of PYO Music Institute’s mission. We celebrate this legacy with an evening of art, music, fine dining, and dancing – all in support of PYO Music Institute’s vibrant future.

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Corporate Support

Please check with your company to see if your gift to PYOMI is eligible for a match and fill out or provide any forms to maximize the impact of your gift! You could double your gift, or more, in support of transformative music education.

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Planned Gifts

By making a gift through your will or estate, you can provide for the future of transformative music education. Leave a legacy by making a planned gift to PYO Music Institute.

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Gift of Appreciated Securities

Making a gift of stock directly to PYO Music Institute is simple and allows you to save on capital gains taxes. Your gift of stock is also tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

Instrument or Sheet Music Donation

PYO Music Institute is grateful for in-kind donations of orchestral instruments, sheet music, and reference materials. Please contact Danielle Johnson, Development Director, at djohnson@pyomusic.org or 215-545-0502 to learn more.

AmazonSmile

Do you frequently shop online through Amazon? If so, you can select Philadelphia Youth Orchestra as your non-profit recipient and the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate a small portion of your purchase to. PYO Music Institute. This small change adds up quickly when multiplied across our entire support base and is an easy way to give back. Visit smile.amazon.com before you begin shopping. Thank you for your support!

Merchandise

PYO Music Institute merchandise is available for purchase online via our online store. All proceeds from your purchases go towards our Financial Aid Tuition Remission Fund, making music education accessible to all.

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The Philadelphia Youth Orchestra, d/b/a PYO Music Institute, is a 501(c)(3), charitable organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Official registration and financial information concerning PYO Music Institute can be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling 1.800.732.0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

Federal EIN: 23-6392235