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How to Support CT

"And if there come the singers, dancers and flute players, buy of their gifts. For they too are gatherers of their fruit and that which they bring, though fashioned of dreams, is raiment and food for your soul."

- Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet

There are several ways in which you can support the work of CHORAL THUNDER.

INDIVIDUAL DONATIONS
BECOME A CHORAL THUNDER SPONSOR
CORPORATE AND FOUNDATION SUPPORT
VOLUNTEER YOUR TIME
OTHER WAYS YOU CAN HELP

We encourage you to support CHORAL THUNDER by:

  • Calling us at (773) 429-0500;
  • E-Mailing us; or
  • Mailing your check, payable to CHORAL THUNDER, to 28 East Jackson Building, 10th Floor, Suite F-395, Chicago, Illinois 60604 USA


INDIVIDUAL DONATIONS Back to top

As a non-profit organization, CHORAL THUNDER relies on gifts and contributions from generous individuals. Our performances are costly to undertake and operating funds are often scarce. Support CHORAL THUNDER by making a donation.


BECOME A CHORAL THUNDER SPONSOR Back to top

As a CHORAL THUNDER sponsor, you would play a crucial role in bringing our programs to as wide an audience as possible. CHORAL THUNDER sponsors enjoy the following benefits:

  • Sapphire Level: $100 to $249
    Acknowledgement of your gift in our Media Packets, programs, newsletters or announcements

  • Ruby Level: $250 to $499
    The above, plus
    Complimentary CHORAL THUNDER T-shirt or Baseball Cap

  • Emerald Level: $500 to $999
    All of the above, plus
    Ten (10) complimentary tickets to a CHORAL THUNDER-sponsored concert

  • Diamond Level: $1,000 or above
    All of the above, plus
    Five (5) additional complimentary tickets to a CHORAL THUNDER-sponsored concert (Total: 15)


CORPORATE AND FOUNDATION SUPPORT Back to top

CHORAL THUNDER welcomes and appreciates any support given by corporations, foundations and government agencies.

Matching Gifts:

Matching gifts can maximize the impact of an employee's contribution - sometimes doubling or even tripling the value of the gift. Even as a retiree or Director of a company, your gifts may be eligible for matching. Contact your company to determine whether it will match your gift to CHORAL THUNDER.


VOLUNTEER YOUR TIME Back to top

We can often use extra help on special projects or at various CHORAL THUNDER concerts. Please contact us to find a volunteer opportunity compatible with your skills and interests.


OTHER WAYS YOU CAN HELP Back to top

Stock Gifts:

Gifts of appreciated securities can be an easy way to give a larger gift and realize greater tax benefit.

Bequests:

You can provide a gift of a specific amount or percentage of your estate in your will. Please let us know if you've made a long-term provision for CHORAL THUNDER so that we can express our appreciation now.

In-Kind Contributions:

Gifts of goods or services are as valuable as cash, and can also be tax deductible.

* Please note: Contributions to CHORAL THUNDER are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Certain benefits may have a fair market value that must be deducted from your contribution to determine the tax-deductible portion of that contribution. You may elect to decline all the benefits in your giving category, and receive a tax-deduction of the full value of your contribution.