Source: Detroit Free Press
The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) received $18.5 million in donations from four Michigan foundations.
The William Davidson Foundation made the largest donation by gifting $15 million.
Donations will help support the orchestra’s Neighborhood Concert Series which increases the presence of music within the Detroit community.
“We want this world-class orchestra– this community jewel– to enrich audiences in our region and across the globe for generations to come,” said Davidson Foundation representative and DSO board member Ralph Gerson.
“The DSO’s exemplary leadership, musical artistry and unmatched accessibility continue to inspire us,” he added.
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