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Announcing the Board Challenge

SFCM’s Board of Trustees is matching all contributions dollar for dollar up to $101,000—in honor of SFCM’s 101st year—to inspire new, rejoin, and increased gifts by our deadline of June 30.

Double the impact of your gift by joining the Challenge today.

Hear from SFCM alumna Ani Bukujian ’18 about her new role as Principal Second Violin of the San Francisco Ballet Orchestra and how SFCM has helped her achieve her artistic and professional goals.

Support young musicians like Ani in following their dreams by making a donation today. All new, rejoin, and increased gifts between now and June 30 will be matched dollar for dollar by our Board Challenge.

Ways to Give

  • Annual Giving

    Make your support go where it’s needed most, from attracting the best faculty and student talent to providing access to the highest-quality instruments and facilities. Make your gift now.

  • Monthly Giving

    Your monthly contribution provides SFCM with a dependable base of support throughout the year and will continue for as long as you wish. Give Monthly

  • Matched Giving

  • Designated Giving

    Designate your gift of $2,500 or more to support performances, master classes, national and international events, community engagement, and more. Contact William Quillen, Legacy & Major Gifts Officer, at 415-503-6201 or wquillen@sfcm.eduKathleen Nicely, Vice President of Advancement, at 415-503-6303 or knicely@sfcm.eduWilliam Quillen, Legacy & Major Gifts Officer, at 415-503-6201 or wquillen@sfcm.edu.

  • Alumni Giving

    Stay in touch, get involved, and give back as part of the alumni community. Join your SFCM peers. Contact Maria Shaw, Alumni Relations Officer, at 415-503-6307 or mshaw@sfcm.edu.

  • Legacy Giving

    Consider your SFCM legacy and discover the Ada Clement Legacy Society. Contact William Quillen, Legacy & Major Gifts Officer, at 415-503-6201 or wquillen@sfcm.eduJames Steichen, Director of Individual Gifts, at 415-503-6393 or jsteichen@sfcm.edu.

  • Endowment Giving

    Provide financial support to SFCM for generations to come. Contact Kathleen Nicely, Vice President of Advancement, at 415-503-6303 or knicely@sfcm.eduWilliam Quillen, Legacy & Major Gifts Officer, at 415-503-6201 or wquillen@sfcm.edu.

  • Corporate Giving

    Connect your business to SFCM and receive specially tailored benefits and recognition. Contact Kathleen Nicely, Vice President of Advancement, at 415-503-6303 or knicely@sfcm.edu.

  • In-Kind Giving

    Make an in-kind gift of sheet music, books, CDs, or instruments. Find more detail in our library donation policy. Please start the process online, and a staff member will contact you with more information.

Opportunities to Engage

Experience the impact of your generosity.

When you make a donation, we thank you by inviting you to insightful lectures and intimate gatherings with students and faculty. Through these unique experiences, you’ll have the opportunity to explore and discover all that SFCM has to offer and see the impact of your giving firsthand.

Testimonials

Looking toward the future

Help from donors like you turns young musicians' dreams into reality.

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