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Call & Response

SFJAZZ Campaign
From the SFJAZZ Board of Trustees Chair

STAND WITH OUR ARTISTS AND COMMUNITIES

With a call for a more just and resilient society, response is at the core of the SFJAZZ mission. Jazz and Black American music has chronicled our history, laid bare our pain, and communicated our hopes and dreams better than any other vehicle.

Message From Denise Young
From the SFJAZZ Board of Trustees Chair

STAND WITH OUR ARTISTS AND COMMUNITIES

With a call for a more just and resilient society, response is at the core of the SFJAZZ mission. Jazz and Black American music has chronicled our history, laid bare our pain, and communicated our hopes and dreams better than any other vehicle.

Message From Denise Young

John Gordon & Margo Goodwin-Gordon

"How can we remain engaged and hopeful to effect the change we need? Part of that answer is music."

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John Gordon & Margo Goodwin-Gordon

"How can we remain engaged and hopeful to effect the change we need? Part of that answer is music."

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Michelle "Lani" Shiota & Bob Levenson

"We think often of the heroic efforts of the SFJAZZ leadership and staff to keep the dream alive and preserve this precious resource for the years ahead."

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Michelle "Lani" Shiota & Bob Levenson

"We think often of the heroic efforts of the SFJAZZ leadership and staff to keep the dream alive and preserve this precious resource for the years ahead."

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Dr. Margie Baker

"SFJAZZ must continue its successful journey of bringing our internationally loved and respected jazz to all of us."

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Dr. Margie Baker

"SFJAZZ must continue its successful journey of bringing our internationally loved and respected jazz to all of us."

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YOUR GIFT CREATES OPPORTUNITIES

Your gift engages students through distance learning while helping us plan for the reopening of our stages. It also supports SFJAZZ Digital, our growing platform of on-demand and live-streamed concerts that create opportunities and income for artists.

YOUR GIFT CREATES OPPORTUNITIES

Your gift engages students through distance learning while helping us plan for the reopening of our stages. It also supports SFJAZZ Digital, our growing platform of on-demand and live-streamed concerts that create opportunities and income for artists.

Do you have a Donor Advised Fund?

If you make a grant to SFJAZZ and commit to spending down half the money in your DAF by September 30, we’ll be eligible to receive up to $100K in matching funds.

Half My DAF

Do you have a Donor Advised Fund?

If you make a grant to SFJAZZ and commit to spending down half the money in your DAF by September 30, we’ll be eligible to receive up to $100K in matching funds.

Half My DAF

NEW CARES ACT & YOUR TAX-DEDUCTIBLE GIFT

For those itemizing deductions, under the federal CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act), your cash contributions to SFJAZZ can now be deducted up to 100% of your adjusted gross income for the 2021 calendar year. If you do not itemize, you can take a charitable deduction of up to $300.

NEW CARES ACT & YOUR TAX-DEDUCTIBLE GIFT

For those itemizing deductions, under the federal CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act), your cash contributions to SFJAZZ can now be deducted up to 100% of your adjusted gross income for the 2021 calendar year. If you do not itemize, you can take a charitable deduction of up to $300.