FY 2016 / 2017 Financial Snapshot

For each of the last fifteen years, the generous support of donors has allowed the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association to maintain a balanced budget, while we also growing our audience to more than one million each year, reaching 150,000 children and families through our educational initiatives, and stewarding our two iconic venues: Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Hollywood Bowl.

In the 2017 fiscal year, LA Phil donors provided 31% of the organization’s income. As seen in the chart below, donations to the Annual Fund totaled 22% of the annual budget while the returns on past gifts to the LA Phil’s endowment accounted for 9%: 


From the nearly $30 million that donors provided, the LA Phil allocated 86% to programmatic expenses:


Thank You

In the last decade, the LA Phil has more than doubled its investment in its Educational Initiatives, commissioned more than 150 new works, and reached millions of Southern Californians of all ages. None of this would be possible without the tremendous investment of donors like you. The LA Phil’s prior, current, and future years are bright because of friends like you.

How do I help?

By making a gift to support the Centennial Campaign today!

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