Telling Your Story

Orchestras serve communities across the fifty states in vitally important ways. Yet the many benefits that orchestras offer are often not fully understood by government leaders, funders, community partners, and the general public. The resources in this section will help orchestras to convey the unique value they bring to their communities.

Banner: Vermont Symphony Orchestra outdoor, socially-distanced community concert in Manchester, VT. Photo courtesy of Vermont Symphony Orchestra.

Contact Congress

Raising your voice about key issues before Congress is essential. Contacting Congress is easy to do, and your communication with elected officials will ensure that communities nationwide continue to benefit from orchestral music.

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