Making a tax-deductible donation to Staunton Music Festival, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, is easy! Using our secure payment processor, you can make a one-time gift in just a few clicks. The Festival can also receive contributions by cash/check, stock and securities, and through your retirement account or estate plans. Contact us anytime to learn more!
You make Staunton's exceptional music possible. Thank you!
Invest in the Festival's core mission and make it stable for generations to come. These gifts support fundamental operations and administrative costs, as well as the SMF's long-term growth.
The purpose of this fund is to purchase original or replica historical instruments and to provide funds for the reconditioning, repair, tuning, storage, transportation, and insurance of these musical instruments.
The People of SMF
Invest in the amazing people who make Staunton Music Festival a destination event. Support the 80+ musicians and composers whose livelihood depends on performance opportunities like Staunton.
Programs & Productions
Invest in experiences that draw music lovers from across the U.S. to Staunton. Make an unrestricted gift to help cover expenses related to production, rentals, promotions, venues, and more.
TAMWORTH? A NOTE ABOUT THE NAME
Staunton Music Festival is a registered nonprofit corporation (tax ID 02-0464351) that was originally founded in 1994 under the name Tamworth Music Festival. In 1998 the additional "doing business as" designation of Staunton Music Festival was introduced when the organization settled in Staunton, Virginia. Contributions are acceptable under either designation. You may need that information if you are searching for our festival on one of various charity listings online, or when making a gift directly from a retirement account, family foundation, or brokerage account. Please contact us if you need any assistance.
All contributions are fully deductible to the extent allowed by law. Please consult your tax advisor when considering your gift. We encourage donors to consider making SMF part of their estate plans. Thank you!
Tamworth Music Festival (DBA Staunton Music Festival)
All correspondence may be addressed to:
Staunton Music Festival
PO Box 3111 | Staunton, VA 24402
GIVING LEVELS / BENEFITS
Staunton Music Festival recognizes that individuals support arts and culture in very different ways and at different levels of financial commitment. All gifts are deeply valued, for they represent a belief in the mission of what we are trying to achieve. Explore the ways in which your gift will be recognized and how giving can actually benefit you--a win-win situation!