Corporate Support

Support of the SPCO makes good business sense. Leaders in the business community know firsthand the importance the arts play in the economic strength and quality of life within the Twin Cities community. Sponsorship of a concert provides a platform for positioning and visibility, as well as opportunities for client appreciation and business development.

Corporations that contribute to the SPCO’s Annual Fund receive a variety of benefits that include:

  • Concert sponsorship
  • Complimentary tickets
  • Recognition on concert tickets, advertising and promotional materials, and signage at sponsored concert
  • Opportunity for program insert
  • Discounted advertising in SPCO Program Book
  • Opportunity for your guests to meet with conductors, guest artists, and SPCO musicians
  • Invitations to Open Rehearsals
  • Specialized ticket offers for your company and its employees throughout the year

For information on how your company can help support The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, contact Becky Cline, Director of Development, at 651.292.3280 or


Institutional Investors

The list below indicates total giving from institutional givers between July 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019 towards the 2018.19 fiscal year.

$250,000 +
Minnesota State Arts Board**

$100,000 – $249,999
Music Alive**

$50,000 – $99,999
Fred C. and Katherine B. Andersen Foundation**
The McKnight Foundation
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation**

$25,000 – $49,999
The Augustine Foundation **
Commonwealth Properties
Friends of The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra**
General Mills Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts**
Otto Bremer Trust**
Securian Financial
Wells Fargo Foundation Minnesota

$15,000 – $24,999
Andersen Corporate Foundation
Anna M. Heilmaier Charitable Foundation
Mairs & Power, Inc.
Medtronic Foundation
The Saint Paul Hotel*
Sit Investment Associates, Inc.
United Health Foundation

*All or part of this gift is in-kind
**All or part of this gift is restricted funding