Since 2011

Musicians in the Making

Your Donation Matters

Help ensure that all students who have a passion for music are given the opportunity to join TMYO! Help us continue to make a difference in Tampa’s arts community and in the lives of our dedicated student-artists.  Help us further broaden our offerings to music students all over our region — focusing on the talents of the finest young people in our community!

100+ scholarships given to people in need since inception.



Served Per Year

Friends of the Youth Orchestra 
$10 – $99 
Helps fund programs that engage students with unique musical experiences — developing the patrons and performers of tomorrow.

Concertino Contributors
$100 – $249
Pays for concert repertoire and sheet music for one season.

Symphonic Supporters
$250 – $499
Pays for professional coaches to lead TMYO’s string quartets.

Chamber Circle Members
$500 – $999
Provides the concert venue rent for one challenging and rewarding concert performance.

Philharmonic Patrons
$1, 000 – $9,999
 Pays for full and partial scholarships for over 20% of our membership. 

Symphony Orchestra Society
The Forsythe Foundation has made an annual donation of $10, 000 in scholarship support to TMO for over seven years….

A cash gift to TMYO assists us where we need it most. You can make donation in honor of someone else or as a tribute. All cash gifts are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. TMYO accepts cash gifts by check or credit card and donations can be made online, over the phone or via mail. Contact Us with questions or to speak with our staff in person.



Many employers will match your gift, there by doubling or tripling your impact on TMYO. Check with your employer to see whether it offers a matching gift program. Often times, you will be required to submit a form to your employer with your donation amount and the date you made your gift. Ask your employer to join our Matching Sponsors, AMGEN and JP MORGAN CHASE & CO.  Contact Us with questions or to speak with our staff in person.

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