Community Connections

Community Connections is the Seattle Symphony’s commitment to the local community. We build bridges with diverse communities throughout the region through access to free tickets to concerts, music-making and special projects. Community Connections currently partners with more than 70 local nonprofits.  Since launching this program in 2011, the Seattle Symphony has provided more than 6,000 free tickets to the community.


Any nonprofit or charitable (501c3) serving:

  • Youth
  • Active military and veterans
  • Senior citizens
  • Cultural organizations
  • Health services
  • Social services

Learn more about the program.


For general questions and other inquiries about community programs, please contact us at 206.336.6613 or

Applications to become a new Community Connections Partner are temporarily on hold. Please check back in the spring or contact us at the email above.


The Seattle Symphony’s Family, School & Community programs are supported by 4Culture, the Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation, The Boeing Company, Citi Community Capital, the Clowes Fund, Inc., the Educational Legacy Fund, the Elizabeth McGraw Foundation, KeyBank Foundation, Lagunitas Brewing Company, the League of American Orchestras, Richard and Francine Loeb, Kjristine Lund, D.V. and Ida J. McEachern Charitable Trust, the Merriman Family, the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe, Music4Life, Music Works Northwest, the National Endowment for the Arts, Peach Foundation, the Peg and Rick Young Foundation, the Puyallup Tribe of Indians, the Robert Chinn Foundation, Russell Investments, Seattle Pacific University, the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, the Sheri and Les Biller Family Foundation, Christine and Michel Suignard, Ten Grands Seattle, Tulalip Tribes Charitable Fund, the U.S. Bank Foundation, UW Autism Center, Weill Music Institute, Wells Fargo Foundation, the Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Foundation, the Wyman Youth Trust, and individual contributions to the Seattle Symphony Annual Fund.