YOU have a wonderful and rewarding OPPORTUNITY to: – Provide a unique education for our musically talented children and teenagers. – Enhance the present and future musical and cultural climate of our region. Our non-profit CHALLENGES are: – Provide the necessary leadership: our enthusiastic Orchestra Director, James Palmer, our staff and other qualified local professionals. – Offer scholarships for those musicians unable to afford the orchestra tuition, Summer String Camp or private lessons. – Provide for other expenses, such as music and performance facilities. What YOU can do: – ATTEND our functions! They are exhilarating, well performed and fun! – CONTRIBUTE as an individual or as part of your company, organization or your foundations. We appreciate your contributions of cash, appreciated stock, your time or materials and gratefully rely on this for over 80% of our income. Tax deductible contributions may be made securely online using PayPal:

or by phone at 706.256.3614 Or may be mailed to: Youth Orchestra of Greater Columbus PO Box 8612 Columbus, Georgia 31908

“….of all the arts I think Music has the most mighty, universal, and immediate effect.” Sir Arthur Sullivan