Tidewater Winds survives by being fiscally responsible with grant funding and donations from everyday people. Help maintain the legacy of Tidewater Winds by clicking the button below and closing a meaningful contribution to support quality music in our schools and communities.
Make a donation of any amount to support Tidewater Winds free summer concert series and education outreach programming. Every dollar goes directly to programming activities and operations. paypal.com/us/fundraiser/charity/1771421
Sign up your child / student to become a junior patron. A $100 donation allows your child backstage pre-concert access. They can meet the Maestro, guest artists and experience the musicians warm-up before an event.
Small businesses are the backbone of our support. You can be a part of helping Tidewater Winds provide free concerts with financial support, or donations from unused office supplies, furniture, chairs etc..Offer a meeting space for our Board or donate an item for our Silent Auction or Golf Tournament. Any offer will be greatly appreciated! 757-480-0953
Receive naming rights to one of the summer concert weeks, or sponsor the entire summer programming.. Your company receives VIP access to our pre-concert lectures, website banner and program acknowledgements. Reach over 6,000 audience members each summer.
Do you or someone you know work for a major corporation? Ask them to donate through Benevity and see if their company will match your donation! Just look up Tidewater Winds in Benevity. 757-480-0953
Talk to your family about planning the future. Continue to support Tidewater Winds long after your time. Join the few who leave a bequest to support our programming and education projects. Your gift can provide smiles and joy for others who can only experience free concerts. Talk to your financial advisor today. Contact us at 757-480-0953
Is your boat going unused? Is your vacation home in need of vacationers? Aren't going to use those plane tickets to New York? Donate almost any time to the Tidewater Winds Silent Auction! From jewelry to children's books, We will collect items year round to provide quality pieces for our Silent Auction Holiday fundraiser. You can arrange for an item pick up at 757-480-0953
Participate in our annual golf tournament as a player or with a team. Golf for music education and free summer concerts. Many prizes and fun events throughout the day! Join us now! Play with us! 757-480-0953
Use your Kroger discount card as a fundraising tool. Sign up at kroger.com and every time you buy groceries, Kroger sends a percentage of your purchase back to the Winds. https://www.kroger.com/i/community/community-rewards
Your donation of $250 adopts an intern for the summer student internship. You'll support their Master Classes, private lessons and mentorship program. You'll also receive updates and a closing letter from your student. paypal.com/us/fundraiser/charity/1771421
I’ll be a freshman in college in the fall. I play the clarinet and plan to major in nutritional sciences with the hope of one day becoming a registered dietitian nutritionist. This is my fourth-year interning with the Tidewater Winds.
I will be a senior next year at Norfolk
Academy. I love to play percussion and I
am constantly trying to learn and improve. Outside of school, Band and Tidewater Winds. I play with the Bay Youth symphony orchestra and am the current drum Sergeant for the Tidewater Pipes and Drums. I will be applying to colleges for engineering and music and hopefully, will be able to double major.
a current Senior at Old Dominion University. She will be finishing he r bachelor’s degree in music education in the Spring of 2023. Katie
plans on advancing her studies for her
master’s degree! Katie plays in the ODU
Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra,
and Jazz Orchestra. She is a current
member of the Virginia Wind Symphony.
She is employed as the Music and Visual
Technician at Grafton High School in
York County and teaches private lessons.
I am a Freshman in college. I play French Horn and am headed off to Purdue University next month to begin working towards an engineering degree. Along the way, I hope to perform in Purdue’s marching
band and symphony orchestra as a mellophonist and French hornist,
respectively. This is my year playing with
the Tidewater Winds.
I am a sophomore at JMU and play Tenor sax. I am currently a history major and hope to
end up in law school eventually. This is my third year with TWW.
Many local arts supporters remember Sid Berg as the founder of our organization. He built a legacy that continues to thrive and grow in the Hampton Roads Community. Make a memorial donation to support the work he began in 1985.
The Hampton Roads arts community lost a champion when Marty Einhorn passed in 2021. A successful businessman and former President of our Board, he will forever be known as a just, honest and confident leader. Our student Mentor Program is rightfully named in his memory.
We remember Marty Brown fondly as the Business Manager and bookkeeper for Tidewater Winds. Her absence has been felt by so many among us. Please remember her by making a donation to the Marty Brown Memorial Fund to continue the support she provided to our Tidewater Winds community. paypal.com/us/fundraiser/charity/1771421