2022-2023 SEASON

Make a Donation

We are so grateful to our loyal donors! We hope you too will help the Columbia Orchestra and Columbia Jazz Band keep making Your Community's Music!

How to Donate

  • Online
    Use our online donation form. Your donation will be confirmed by e-mail, and you will receive a written acknowledgment and thank-you by mail.
  • PayPal
    Use your PayPal account to donate. Your donation will be confirmed by e-mail from PayPal, and you will receive a written acknowledgment and thank-you by mail.
  • By mail
    First print and fill out our donation card. Then mail the form along with a check to The Columbia Orchestra, 8510 High Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043.
  • Other gifts
    If you would like to make a non-cash donation, please contact the office at 410-465-8777. We will be happy to discuss other gifts with you.
  • Planned gifts
    A planned gift is an excellent way to show your appreciation and support for the Columbia Orchestra and its mission. If you would like to include the Orchestra in your estate planning, please click here for additional information.
  • Employer Matching Gifts
    Does your company offer matching gifts? Click here to see if your company will match your donation to the Columbia Orchestra.
  • Car Donation
    Do you have a car you'd like to donate to The Columbia Orchestra? Click here to donate your used car to the Columbia Orchestra.

If you would prefer that your donation remain anonymous, just let us know. If you would like to donate specifically to the Columbia Jazz Band, just include a note in the "memo" section of your check or in the comment section of the online form.


Contributors will be acknowledged in our programs as follows:

  • CONDUCTOR'S CIRCLE ($2,000 and greater)
  • SPONSOR ($1,000-$1,999)
  • BENEFACTOR ($500-$999)
  • PATRON ($250-$499)
  • DONOR ($100-$249)
  • FRIEND (up to $99)

About us

The Columbia Orchestra is a 501(c)(3) organization—donations to which are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. A copy of our current financial statement is available upon request by calling our office. Documents submitted to the State of Maryland Charitable Solicitations Act are available from the Secretary of State, State House, Annapolis, MD 21401, for the cost of copying and mailing.


Howard County Center for the Arts
8510 High Ridge Road
Ellicott City, MD 21043
Phone: 410.465.8777
Email: info@columbiaorchestra.org

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