Corporate Support

The American Bach Soloists offer special benefits, including significant market exposure, for corporate sponsors.

If your company supports the arts through marketing sponsorships, please call us at 415-621-7900 or write to info@americanbach.org to determine how you can partner with ABS.


Benefits Packages

$20,000 Level
  • Sponsorship for ABS' Bay Area Season (Excluding Choral Series), featuring eleven performances in San Francisco, Marin, Berkeley, and Davis (total estimated attendance of over 6,000)
  • Corporate logo placement in all printed advertisements, including the San Francisco Chronicle, the Contra Costa Times, the Marin Independent Journal, the Oakland Tribune, and the San Jose Mercury News ($17,000 annual budget)
  • Prominent corporate logo placement and link on the American Bach Soloists' website
  • Prominent corporate logo placement in all direct-mail pieces – including our full-color season brochure, which is mailed to 20,000 Bay Area households
  • Mention of sponsorship in all radio ads – primarily on Classical KDFC
  • Full-page, color ad in all printed programs for the Bay Area Season ($3,500 value)
  • 50 premium tickets to all three programs in the season ($6,000 value)
$15,000 Level
  • Sponsorship for ABS' new Choral Series, featuring seven performances in San Francisco, Marin, Berkeley, and Davis (total estimated attendance of over 3,000)
  • Corporate logo placement in all printed advertisements, including the San Francisco Chronicle, the Contra Costa Times, the Marin Independent Journal, the Oakland Tribune, and the San Jose Mercury News ($17,000 annual budget)
  • Prominent corporate logo placement and link on the American Bach Soloists' website
  • Prominent corporate logo placement in all direct-mail pieces – including our full-color season brochure, which is mailed to 20,000 Bay Area households
  • Mention of sponsorship in all Radio ads – primarily on Classical KDFC
  • Full-page, color ad in all printed programs for the Bay Area Season ($3,500 value)
  • 50 premium tickets to both Choral programs in the season ($3,000 value)
$10,000 Level
  • Sponsorship for ABS' December presentation of Handel's Messiah, with two performances in San Francisco (estimated attendance: 2,000)
  • Corporate logo placement in all printed advertisements for this program, including the San Francisco Chronicle, the Oakland Tribune, and the San Jose Mercury News ($5,000 budget)
  • Corporate logo placement in all direct-mail pieces for this program – including our full-color season brochure, which is mailed to 20,000 Bay Area households
  • Corporate logo placement and link on the American Bach Soloists' website: americanbach.org
  • Mention of sponsorship in all radio ads for this program – primarily on Classical KDFC
  • Full-page, color ad in the printed program for Messiah ($1,000 value)
  • 50 premium tickets to Handel's Messiah ($1,850 value)

Foundation Grants

Performances by the American Bach Soloists have been made possible by the following and additional underwriters:

AXA Foundation
California Arts Council
Capital Group Companies Inc.
The Colburn Foundation
The Ayame Flint Fund
The Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation
Grants for the Arts/San Francisco Hotel Tax Fund
The Clarence E. Heller Charitable Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
The James Irvine Foundation
The George Frederick Jewett Foundation
The William and Gretchen Kimball Fund

The Koret Foundation
The Marin Community Foundation
The Montgomery Street Fund
The Charles Hosmer Morse Foundation
The E. Nakamichi Foundation
The National Endowment for the Arts
The Bernard Osher Foundation
The Wallis Foundation
The Phyllis C. Wattis Foundation
The William E. and Aenid R. Weisgerger Foundation
... and the generosity of corporate sponsors, subscribers and friends.

Matching Gifts

Matching Gifts can double the value – and double the impact – of your gift!

American Bach Soloists are grateful to the following companies and organizations for promoting charitable giving by their employees through matching gift programs.

Ask your employer to match your gift to the American Bach Soloists. Your donor level will reflect all personal and matching contributions. For assistance in implementing a matching gift, call us at (415) 621-7900.

3Com Corporation
3M US
Abbott Laboratories
Adaptec, Inc. 
Adobe Systems Incorporated 
Advanced Fibre Communications, Inc. 
Advanced Micro Devices
Aetna Foundation 
Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. 
ALZA Corporation
American Express 
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) 
Amgen 
Aon Corporation
Apple, Inc.
Applera Corporation
Applied Materials, Inc. 
Argonaut Group, Inc. 
Aspect 
Aspiriant
AT&T 
Autodesk, Inc. 
Automatic Data Processing (ADP)
Bank of America 
Barclays Global Investors 
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) 
Birkenstock USA, LP 
Blue Shield of California 
BP Foundation 
Sophie and Arthur Brody Foundation
BTW Consultants, Inc. 
Business Wire 
C. B. Fleet Company, Inc.
Cadence Design Systems Inc. 
The California Endowment 
California HealthCare Foundation
Calpine Corporation 
The Capital Group Companies
The Carnegie Foundation 
Caterpillar Corporation
ChevronTexaco 
Chubb and Son, Inc. 
Cingular Wireless 
Citigroup 
CMP Media, Inc. 
Coca-Cola Foundation 
Colgate-Palmolive Company 
Compton Foundation 
Computer Associates International, Inc. 
S. H. Cowell Foundation 
Del Monte Foods 
Deutsche Bank Americas 
Diageo North America 
Duty Free Shoppers Group Ltd. 
eBay 
Electronic Arts Inc. 
Emerson Electric Company 
ExxonMobil 
Fair, Isaac, and Company, Inc. 
Fannie Mae

Federated Department Stores 
First Data Corporation
FleetBoston Financial 
Flora Family Foundation 
Fremont Group 
Gap Inc.
Gartner, Inc. 
Genentech, Inc. 
General Electric 
General Mills 
General Re Corporation 
GlaxoSmithKline 
Google 
Grainger 
Greater Bay Bancorp 
Guidant Corporation
Harris Bank 
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
The Hewlett-Packard Company
Household International, Inc. 
IBM Corporation
Illinois Tool Works
Integrated Circuit Systems, Inc. 
International Data Group, Inc. 
Intuit Inc.
The James Irvine Foundation
Irwin Home Equity Corporation
Itochu International, Inc. 
Johnson & Johnson 
Johnson Controls, Inc. 
Juniper Networks, Inc. 
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
K/P Corporation 
Lam Research Corporation
Lehman Brothers
Levi Strauss 
Libbey Inc.
LVMH Group (eLuxury, Sephora, DFS)
Macromedia 
Marin Community Foundation 
Maritz Inc. 
McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. 
Mellon Financial Corporation
Merck & Co. 
Merrill Lynch
MFS Investment Management 
Microsoft Corporation
Monsanto Fund 
Moody's Corp.
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
JPMorgan Chase
Morrison & Foerster LLP
National Semiconductor 
Newsweek
Nokia 
Norcal Mutual Insurance Company
Northern Trust Company
Norvellus Systems 
Novartis US 
Oracle Corporation


David and Lucille Packard Foundation
PepsiCo
Pequot Capital Management, Inc. 
Pfizer Incorporated
PPG Industries 
Providian Financial Corporation
Prudential Companies
Qualcomm, Inc. 
Quest Diagnostics 
Roche Diagnostics 
The Rockefeller Foundation 
The Rockefeller Group 
Rockwell Collins 
Rosendin Electric 
The San Francisco Foundation 
SAP 
SBC 
Schwab Corp.
Shaklee Corporation
Sony Electronics Inc. 
Sprint 
SPX Corporation
Starbucks Coffee Company
The Stuart Foundation 
Sun Microsystems 
Symantec Corporation 
Synopsys, Inc. 
Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Tiffany & Co. 
Tyco
UBS Realty Investors LLC 
Unilever United States, Inc. 
Union Bank of California 
Union Pacific Railroad 
United Defense 
United Technologies Corporation 
UPS 
Verizon 
Wachovia Corporation
Washington Mutual 
Waters Corporation
WellPoint Foundation 
Wells Fargo
West Group 
John Wiley and Sons, Inc. 
Willis Lease Finance Corporation 
Xcel Energy 
Xilinx, Inc. 
Yahoo! Inc. 

If your employer is not listed here, please contact your employer to find out if your company offers a matching gift program.

Address

44 Page Street
Suite 403
San Francisco CA 94102

Contacts

Email: info@americanbach.org
Tickets: +1 (800) 595-4849
Phone: +1 (415) 621 7900 
Fax: +1 (415) 621 7920
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