Education and Outreach Programs, Collaborations

U.S. Marines Toys for Tots – December 2013

  • SCSO Gift Cards for Kids Christmas 2011
    133 Gift Cards donated to the Children’s Receiving Home of Sacramento
    (Photo L-R: James McCormick, SCSO President; Caroline Schaefer, SCSO Board Member: Patti Dobbins, SCSO Gift Cards Coordinator; Nikki Williams, CRH; David Ballard, CEO, Children’s Receiving Home)
  • SCSO Children's Receiving Home Dec. 2011Proud Supporter of the Trinity Cathedral Music Series 2011-2012 Season
  • Performances in the community
  • Attendance at choral rehearsals and dress rehearsals
    with the orchestra and soloists
  • Free tickets to concerts for disadvantaged children
  • Free tickets and subscriptions to sister “Nonprofits”
    for special events (fundraisers etc)
  • Educational Program Kits to Area High Schools
  • Pre-concert talks immediately preceding classical concerts
  • Well informed program notes for each concert
  • Post concert receptions to draw audience members
    closer to our artists
  • Hosting guest artists, visiting ensembles
  • “Gift Cards” for Kids – Children’s Receiving Home of Sacramento

Special Events and Collaborations

  • DonConductorChildMondavi2011Summer Sings for area singers
  • St. John’s Shelter Fundraiser – Women and Children
  • Sacramento Children’s Chorus
  • Sacramento Youth Chorus
  • Wind Youth Center – Homeless and Runaway Teenagers
  • California Music Educators Northern California Honor Choir
  • Richards Institute of Education and ResearchColloquium
  • Promoting Education Through Music
  • Sacramento Philharmonic, Michael Morgan, Conductor
  • Bear Valley Music Festival, Carter Nice, Director
  • SUCCEED  – Christmas at the Cathedral – Inner City Schools
    Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Sacramento
  • Center Stage Foundation – Concert Tickets for People in Need
  • Capitol Chamber Players Fundraiser – Scholarships
  • appleFremont Presbyterian Church, Sacramento
  • Perspectives – Sacramento Metro Chamber
  • Sacramento Youth Symphony – Scholarships
  • California State Legislature – Opening Ceremonies
  • Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
  • Sacramento Food Bank – Women’s Project
  • Sacramento Youth Symphony
  • St. John’s Lutheran Church, Sacramento
  • KXPR FM Radio – Pledge Drive
  • UC Davis Music Department
  • UC Davis Presents
  • CSU Sacramento Music Department
  • CSU Sacramento School of Education
  • Schola Cantorum, Sacred Heart Church
  • Vox Nova, Sacred Heart Church