Friends of the Orlando Philharmonic
 
 

What the Friends Do

The Friends is a volunteer organization dedicated to supporting the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra of Orlando, Florida by:

We accomplish our mission through the following major functions:

Membership

Recruitment/retention
Membership records
Directory
Badges
Welcoming letters  
Newsletter input  
Organizational education

Treasury

Accounting
Financial management
Membership accounting
Membership records
Budget
Reporting
Newsletter Input

Special Events – Fundraising

Planning
Locations
Creating volunteer committees
Liaison with staff
Individual event budgets
Invitations   
Reservations  
Record of attendees
Reporting
Newsletter input

Education

Friends Music Academy
Assisting the staff
Obtaining volunteers  
Planning  
Refreshments   
Reporting  
Newsletter Input

Boutique

Inventory: buying, pricing, tracking
Display  
Sales
Accounting; sales, inventory, credit card sales
On-site set-up/breakdown
Storage

Communications

Newsletter coordination
Newsletter publishing
Website management
Updates/PayPal
Community Outreach
Member reminders

Friends Board & Member Meetings Management

Schedule
Agenda/Program/Minutes
Locations
Invitations/Reservations
Refreshments
Musicians
Bylaws

Orchestra Support

Administration
Program stuffing
Surveys
Mailings
Library
Score editing
Data entry
United Arts
Auditions
Production Assistance
On-site logistics
Musician Transportation
Receptions
Concert
Focus/Sounds of Summer
Opening Night
Sneak Peek
Young Composers
Reporting on Friends Activities

Volunteers

Planning with staff
Training
Communicating needs
Obtaining coverage
Tracking assignments
Collecting/reporting hours
Recognition



Links to Related Web Sites

Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra

Link to Orlando Philharmonic

 

Friends Facebook page

Link to the Friends Facebook page

 

Plaza Live!

Link to Plaza Live


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