Support Us

Founded on March 11, 2020, the Music Conservatory of Coeur d’Alene brings an edifying musical experience to the community thanks to contributions by people like you.

The Music Conservatory of Coeur d’Alene is a tax-exempt charitable institution as designated under section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (EIN#: 84-5152646). Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law.


Ways to Give

Online

The easiest way to give is by making an online donation to the Music Conservatory of Coeur d’Alene annual fund. Click here to donate now!

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By Phone

You may also call Mary Lee Ryba, Board Director, to donate via credit card. This is a great option if you would like to designate your gift to our scholarship fund or to make a gift in honor of a friend or loved one. To donate by phone call 208-755-4916.

By Mail

To contribute by mail, you may send your check to our office at:
627 N Government Way
Coeur d’Alene, Idaho 83814

In addition to cash donations, the Music Conservatory of Coeur d’Alene gratefully accepts contributions of IRA distributions, appreciated stock, gifts from donor advised funds and other charitable giving vehicles. For more information, please contact Board Director Mary Lee Ryba at mryba@gold.uidaho.edu or by phone at 208-755-4916.

Planned Giving

Leaving a legacy to the Music Conservatory of Coeur d’Alene can be as simple as making a provision for the conservatory in your will or naming the conservatory as a beneficiary for a distribution from a revocable trust or retirement account. Other ways to leave a legacy of support include gifts of life insurance, charitable gift annuities, deferred gift annuities, charitable annuity trusts, charitable lead trusts and charitable remainder unitrusts. These methods of giving have a variety of valuable tax benefits. Please consult with your financial advisor for more information.

To discuss planned giving options or receive additional information, please contact Board Director Mary Lee Ryba at mryba@gold.uidaho.edu or by phone at 208-755-4916.

Matching Gifts

Many employers generously sponsor matching gift programs for their employees’ philanthropic interests. These companies may be willing to double or even triple the value of charitable gifts made by employees, retires and/or their spouses. You can increase your impact by making use of your company’s matching gift program. In these instances, you are recognized for the full amount of your gift plus any employer match.

Special Events

Events are a very special affair at the Music Conservatory of Coeur ‘Alene offering guests the unique opportunity to hear their favorite musicians in intimate small group settings at the Music Conservatory, resorts, private homes and other venues. There is always an opportunity to give at these events.


Other Ways to Give

Amazon Smile

When you shop using AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to the Music Conservatory of Coeur d’Alene at no additional cost to you.

Here’s How:

  1. Go to https://smile.amazon.com.
  2. Login using your existing Amazon.com account or register a new account.
  3. Once logged in, you will be asked to select a charity of your choice.
  4. Our organization is listed as “Music Conservatory of Coeur d’Alene.”
  5. If you are already signed up for amazon smile and you would like to change your charity, sign in to smile.amazon.com and simply select “Change your charity” in “your Account.”
  6. Remember to bookmark and continue using https://smile.amazon.com to ensure that all your eligible purchases benefit the Music Conservatory of Coeur d’Alene.
In-Kind Donations

The Music Conservatory of Coeur d’Alene gratefully accepts in-kind donations of musical instruments, scores, music-related equipment, art and many other items. Please contact our office at 425-417-4367 if you have an item that you are interested in donating.

Volunteering

The Music Conservatory of Coeur d’Alene operates on a lean staff and appreciates additional support from students, parents and other friends who want to share the joy of music with their community. Volunteers are also eligible for work study credit toward private lessons or group lessons at Music Conservatory. Some volunteer opportunities include special events, administration/office assistance, social media, marketing/promotional assistance, flyer distribution and building and grounds. Please call 425-417-4367 for more information.

Thank You For Your Support!