Foundation

The Poway Symphony Orchestra Foundation has been formed as a California Non-Profit Public Benefit Corporation.

The primary purposes of the Foundation are to focus attention on the Poway Symphony Orchestra, its programs and facilities and to provide financial support to them; to encourage donations, endowments and, bequests; to provide special educational programs to further classical music in the community; and to conduct fund-raising activities in order to support the objectives of the Poway Symphony Orchestra.

A Board of Directors conducts the business of the Foundation and oversees the operations of the Orchestra. The Board includes the following members of the community: Bo Matthys, President; Jim Reid, Vice-President; Toby Westbrook, Treasurer; Cathy Gigstad, Secretary; Toni Kraft, Director; Sonya Googins, Director; John LoPiccolo, Director ex officio.

The Poway Symphony Orchestra Foundation is an IRS 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Tax Identification number: 47-5273514