Top Menu Nav Links

MYSO is a proud founding member of

UPAF Logos Color-05-BiggerName
December 2017
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 1 2 3 4 5 6

Community Support



Our deepest thanks to our 2015-16 supporters.

We are tremendously grateful for these important gifts which allow our organization to empower young people from diverse backgrounds to joyfully pursue musical excellence while building crucial life skills. Our success depends heavily on the exceptional generosity of individuals, corporations, foundations and government partners.
This list recognizes corporate, government and foundation gifts of $1,000 or more that have been received so far this fiscal year (between July 1, 2015 and April 1, 2016).

Energico, “energetic, strong”


United Performing Arts Fund

Appassionato, “passionate”


The Burke Foundation

Maestoso, “majestic”


Bader Philanthropies
Greater Milwaukee Foundation
Hal Leonard Corporation
The Hearst Foundation
Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation
Richard and Ethel Herzfeld Foundation

Con Fuoco, “with fire”


Johnson Controls Foundation
Ladish Co. Foundation
Maihaugen Foundation
National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards, an initiative of the President’s Committee on the Arts & the Humanities
Wisconsin Arts Board, with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts

Vivace, “lively”


Anon Charitable Trust
Edith Olsen Music Foundation, Inc.
Greater Milwaukee Foundation, Adelaide F. Banaszynski Memorial Fund
Greater Milwaukee Foundation, Anonymous M Fund (other funds)
Mae E. Demmer Charitable Trust
NoVo Foundation
Olshan Outreach at Bayshore Town Center
PNC Foundation
We Energies Foundation
William N. and Janice V. Godfrey Family Foundation Trust

Animato, “animated”


Briggs & Stratton Corporation
D'Addario Foundation
David & Julia Uihlein Charitable Foundation
Dorothy Inbusch Foundation
Goldstein Law Group, S.C.
Greater Milwaukee Foundation, Dyar Fund (other funds)
Guaranty Bank
Kuehl Family Foundation
Manpower Foundation, Inc.
Milwaukee Public Schools pARTnership for the Arts
National Endowment for the Arts
Peggy Ann Family Foundation
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.
Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C.

Cantabile, “lyrical”


Affiliated Products, Inc.
Anthony Petullo Foundation
BMO Harris Bank
Briggs & Stratton Corporation Foundation
C.T. Anonymous Philanthropic Fund
Davidson and Harley Fund, Inc.
Elmbrook Rotary Foundation
Foley & Lardner LLP
Greater Milwaukee Foundation, Milwaukee Music Scholarship Fund
M&I Foundation, Inc.
Milwaukee Arts Board and Wisconsin Arts Board, with funds from the State of Wisconsin
Northern Trust Securities, Inc.
Peck Foundation, Milwaukee LTD
Summerfest Foundation, Inc.
W. Robert and Jane E. Stuelke Charitable Trust



Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra

325 West Walnut Street, Milwaukee, WI  53212 

Telephone: (414) 267-2950

Fax:  (414) 267-2960