PBS receives several donated instruments from Salvation Army and individuals.
The School District of Palm Beach County helps the Symphony find schools that need them and nominate deserving students.
PBS recently donated:
- a baby grand piano to Glade View Elementary School in Belle Glade
- a piano to Binks Forest Elemntary School in Wellington
- a baby grand piano to Santaluces Community High School in Lantana
- a piano to Palm Beach Lake Community High School in West Palm Beach
- a piano to Boynton Beach Community High School in Boynton Beach
- a piano to Bak Middle School of the Arts in West Palm Beach
- a cello and violin to students from Palm Springs Middle School in West Palm Beach
- 3 small violins to UB Kinsey/Palmview Elementary School’s music program in West Palm Beach
- a clarinet and a flute to students from UB Kinsey/Palmview Elementary School in West Palm Beach
- a clarinet to a student from Santaluces Community High School in Lantana
An acoustic guitar, 6 ukuleles, 4 clarinets and 2 violins are currently available.
PBS mounted a campaign on the Power2Give crowdfunding website to raise $5,000 for the repair and refurbishment of the instruments. The campaign ended September 30th.
Young Friends of the Palm Beach Symphony raised $2,000 for the repair and refurbishment of instruments. The check was presented at the Ladie’s Guild Holly Jolly Symphony Fete in December, 2016.