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Your donation to the CJO is 100% tax-deductible and is used to support programming, productions, and community outreach.

Want to support something specific? 

Below is our CJO Wish List.  Please consider supporting at any of these levels—and make sure to let us know what you’re supporting!  Want to do this by phone?  Call Executive Director Colleen Sherman at 440.317.1049.


New Database! $5,000: CJO is ready and has been saving for a new database to better track donors, ticket buyers, events and campaigns.  

Theater Costs $2,500: A contribution of $2,500 helps pay for the rent and production costs at the Hanna Theater for each concert.  

Guest Artists! $1,000: A contribution of $1,000 helps the CJO present fantastic guest artsts, like, Vanessa Rubin, Evelyn Wright, Dominick Farinacci, Amanda Powell and more!

The Band!   $500: A contribution of $500 helps pay the phenomenal musicians of the CJO for a subscription or run-out concert.  

Music Scores!  $250: A contribution of $250 helps pay for a musical score or arrangement for our library.

Outreach Programs $100: A contribution of $100 helps support our free outreach concerts throughout the season.

Piano Rental $50 ($600 Total):   Twelve contributions of $50 helps CJO rent the piano played by the magnificient Jackie Warren, Rock Wehrmann and Theron Brown at our concerts.

Pre-Concert Lectures $25: A contribution of $25 helps pay for our engaging pre-concert lectures given by Paul Ferguson, members of the band, guest artists and special guest speakers. 

Student Tickets $10: A contribution of $10 pays for a student to attend a concert. Each season, CJO donates tickets to Big Brothers/Big Sisters and other mentoring programs.

Increase Your Support: Have Your Employer Match Your Contribution!

Did you know many companies will match their employees charitable donations? Check with your Human Resources department and see if your generous support can be matched!  Contact Colleen if you have any questions:  440.317.1049

The CJO is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, and your donation is tax deductible.

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