Institutional gifts play an important role in helping La Jolla Music Society maintain its financial health and its commitment to high-quality educational opportunities for our students.

Government Support

La Jolla Music Society receives government funding from four sources: Federal, State, City, and County.  La Jolla Music Society’s international festival SummerFest is supported through the National Endowment for the Arts and the County of San Diego’s Community Enhancement Program. The California Arts Council has provided education support grants to La Jolla Music Society.  Major funding of the general operations of La Jolla Music Society is provided in part by The City of San Diego Commission for Arts & Culture.

Foundation Support

  • AT&T Foundation
  • Las Patronas
  • Mandel Weiss Charitable Trust
  • E. Nakamichi Foundation
  • New England Foundation for the Arts
  • ResMed Foundation
  • Weingart-Price Fund at The San Diego Foundation

La Jolla Music Society is a non-profit organization classified under the Internal Revenue Service code 501(c)(3).  Federal Tax ID: 23-7148171.  Our mission: To enhance the vitality and deepen the cultural life of San Diego by presenting and producing a dynamic range of performing arts for our increasingly diverse community.