Support Opportunities

The San Jose Metropolitan Band is a California non-profit public benefit corporation.  Here is information about how you can become involved in support of the Band with either your time and/or resources.


The San Jose Metropolitan Band would like to thank the following sponsors for their support.

Make a Tax Exempt Donation to the
San Jose Metropolitan Band

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The San Jose Metropolitan Band is an official non-profit organization.  The Band's operating expenses include music purchases, rehearsal hall rental, insurance, conductor fees, marketing, etc. These expenses are offset by client-paid concert fees, donations, grants, member dues and fund-raisers.

If you are a patron of the arts and would like to help support your local community band financially, we would certainly welcome your tax deductible donations.  You can contact us for more information. 

The following levels of donation are available:

Level 1: Bronze - $50 to $99
Level 2: Silver - $100 to $249
Level 3: Gold - $250 to $499
Level 4: Platinum - $500 to $999 (Business logos will be printed in concert programs at this level)
Level 5: Live - $1000+

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Please download the donation form (PDF format) and send us your tax deductible donation or contact us.


San Jose Metro Band provides a unique opportunity for exposure of your business. Reaching the local community at major events, hundreds of people are drawn to the bandstand to hear melodies from the past as well as present. Sponsorship can be adapted to fit you budget and as a non-profit organization, is tax-deductible.

Your support continues to fund an important American art form by allowing the band to purchase music, insurance, instruments as well as supporting our music director.

Contact us to see how you can benefit by supporting one of the finest concert bands in the Bay Area.

Tax Classification Details

The San Jose Metropolitan Band is a California non-profit public benefit corporation with both IRS and Franchise Tax Board exemption rulings. The corporation's fiscal year is September 1 through August 31.

The Band has been determined to be exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(a) of the Internal Revenue Code as an organization as described in section 501(c)(3). The Band is classified as a publicly supported organization as described in section 509(a)(2). Our organization's Federal Employer Identification Number is 77-0241187. Incorporated September 21, 1990.

Donors may deduct contributions to the Band as provided in section 170 of the Code. Bequests, legacies, devises, transfers, or gifts to the Band or for its use are deductible for Federal estate and gift tax purposes if they meet the applicable provisions of sections 2055, 2106, and 2522 of the Code.

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