Support us

Donations to the orchestra offset the costs of music rental, concert hall rental, and outreach efforts. Donations are tax-deductible and allow us to keep many of our concerts available to all without admission charges. All donations over $50 are gratefully recognized in our concert programs. The Durham Medical Orchestra Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Checks made payable to “Durham Medical Orchestra Foundation” may be mailed to:

Durham Medical Orchestra Foundation
4021 Carver St
Durham, NC 27705

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Individuals and organizations may support the orchestra by sponsoring the chair of one of the members or by joining the Conductor’s Circle. Sponsorships are recognized in a special section of the program and website and represent an ongoing commitment to the DMO. Contact the Fundraising-Development Chairs for additional information.

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We can accept a gift of your appreciated stocks and provide you with a charitable gift receipt for their entire sales value. For more information, contact the Fundraising-Development Chairs. We thank Hilltop Wealth Advisors of Chapel Hill for volunteering the management of services associated with these stock gifts.

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The DMO is always looking for help from volunteers to usher at our Baldwin Auditorium performances.  Ushers arrive early to the performance and assist other concert-goers in finding their seats. Email our Concert/Equipment Coordinatorfor additional information.

Our Sponsors

The Durham Medical Orchestra gratefully thanks all of our supporters for their continuing generosity.

The orchestra is supported through grants from the Durham Arts Council and funding from the North Carolina CARES for the arts grant program.

Conductor’s Circle

Duke Health

Claire Moore

RTI International

Multicultural Resource Center

Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts

Ruth and Victor Dzau of Triangle Community Foundation

Sponsored chairs

Mary Ann Klitzman Chair:
Liz Vaughan (trumpet)

S.S. & E.H. Marsh Chair:
Bobbie Hardaker (2nd violin)

Maxima S. Chua Chair:
Jinky Ang Rosselli (2nd violin, principal)

Walker Lambe, PLLC Chair:
Lindsay Lambe (2nd violin)

Caroline Murad and Holocon, Inc. Chair:
Elizabeth Holoman (2nd violin)

Joanne Pope Family Chair:
Laura Hale (cello)

Eniko Nagy & Krisztian Toth Chair:
Eniko Nagy (cello)

Yañez Family Chair:
Marisa D’Silva Whitesell (flute, principal)

Chair in Honor of Victor & Caroline Fauser:
Kathy Silbiger (trumpet)

MMCi Program Chair:
Jeffry Davis (tuba)

Bandarenko Family Chair:
Nicholas Bandarenko (clarinet, principal)

Shaffer Family Chair:
Thomas B. Shaffer (horn, principal)