Funding and Impact

Funding and Impact2018-08-16T20:40:15+00:00

Annual Budget

The Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with an annual operating budget of $654,000.

  • One third of the budget comes from earned revenue, primarly ticket sales.
  • Two thirds of operating income comes from contributed sources, including corporate donations and sponsorships (40%), local and state granting agencies (10%), and gifts large and small from individual donors (13%).

Local Economic Impact

The Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra generates a total economic impact of more than $900,000* on the local economy. More than 80 percent of budgeted expenses stay in the local community.

*Source: Arts & Economic Prosperity IV; Americans for the Arts

Community Funding Sources