As a non-profit organization, the San Jose Wind Symphony relies entirely on ticket sales, grants and donations to bring you this concert season. Donations of any amount are welcome — annual donors of $10 or more are listed in each concert program. 

Donation levels are:

  • Darrell Johnston Founding Conductor Group ($2500+)
  • Frederick Fennell Group ($1000 – $2499)
  • Alfred Reed Group ($500 – $999)
  • Frank Ticheli Group ($250 - $499)
  • John Williams Group ($100 - $249)


SJWS is a member of's "Smile" program for non-profits. Simply log in to Amazon at and select San Jose Wind Symphony as your designated organization. A portion of your purchase will be donated to SJWS at no additional cost to you. It's a great way to help support SJWS while you're ordering stuff from Amazon. 



Please call 408-927-7597 for information on how you can become a sponsor of SJWS.

Individual donors for the 2015-2016 season are:

The Darrell Johnston Founding Conductor Group ($2500+):

Bergeson, LLP, "Uncle Bob" Birnstihl

The Frederick Fennell Group ($1000 – $2499):

Anonymous Foundation, Daniel & Marianne Boykin, Copacabana USA, Brent & Barbara Heisinger, Caroline McIntyre, Charles & Honor Morehouse, Mona Otomori & David A. Brown

The Alfred Reed Group ($500 – $999):

Mathew Feinstein & Vicki Axelrod, Herb & Ilene Finger, Robert & Karen Hoexter, Lincoln Financial Group Foundation, Peter & Fredda Morris, Union Bank N. A., vmware Foundation, Welton Family Foundation

The Frank Ticheli Group ($250 - $499): 

Douglas & Lauren Boardman, IBM Matching Grants, Intuit Foundation, Donald & Lorna Kruse, David & Barbara Larsen, Doug & Jan Turnage

The John Williams Group ($100 - $249): 

Matthew & Karen Berry, Don Betterley & Peggy McCollough, Walker & Beverly Blount, Ronald Bobb, Mary J. Clapper, Richard Cooper, Scott & Deborah Downs, David & Susan Erickson, Jack & Nancy Farmer, John Felder, Stanley & Marilyn George, Leanna Goodwater, Grant & Heather Green, Bryan Hardester, Steven Holmes, Thomas Hutchings, Linda Jansen, Jeff & Kim Jones, Joseph Kelly, Galen & Nora Lemmon, Jerome & Melinda Nehemiah, Daniel Ortega, Jonathan & Jacqueline Rawson, Vanessa Sayres, Richard & Helen Shanley, Gordon Snyder, Keith & Kathy Thomson, Matthew & Sarah Thornton, Larry & Terri Weber, Robert & Sharon Yaeger


There are many ways that your company, group or organization can sponsor SJWS—underwrite a concert or an entire season! Call 408-927-7597 for details.

Corporate sponsors for the 2015-2016 season are: