Do you purchase goods or services via the Internet?
You could benefit the Society at no cost to yourself by registering with easyfundraising.org.uk and accessing your usual supplier through your easyfundraising.org.uk account. If you have a Mobile or Tablet there are easyfundraising Apps available from the App Store and Google Play. Suppliers will donate a proportion of the value of your purchase to the Society. Use the link below to sign up and see how much has been raised so far. Also sign up to "Donation Reminder", this plug-in will alert you to participating websites making donation to the Society just one click, for Amazon and ebay purchases see this Guide.
You can also help the Society when searching the Internet. By clicking on the easysearch link, add the easysearch page to your favourites and use it for all your searches, you will raise 0.5p for the Society each time.
Become a Patron of the Society
The Society owes its almost 100 year history to the loyal support of its concert-going audience and members.
As a Patron you will be supporting the Orchestra & Chorus to continue with its concerts and education as well as helping us to encourage music making in the local community. In this way, you will also be making a statement that music and culture are important. In order to thrive for the benefit of future generations it must be supported.
Music Society patronage offers you the chance to join a group of like-minded music enthusiasts enjoying a closer relationship with the Orchestra, Choir and our professional musicians.
As a Patron you will receive:
Patronage currently costs a minimum of £90 per year, although further donations are much appreciated. For further details contact Peter Smith 01992 551943, or by e-mail
- Acknowledgement in our programme
- Two complimentary tickets and programmes for our concerts in December, March and June
- Complimentary interval refreshments
- A copy of our Newsletter
- An invitation to our social events
Friends of WGC Orchestra & Chorus, e-mail list
If you would like to be kept informed of Society news, reminded of our concerts and activities, you can join our e-mail list. This list is confined to matters related to the Society.
We need your name and e-mail address to allow us to send you this information. We will never use your e-mail address for any purpose other than that stated above or that can be considered reasonably to be related to it. For example, we will never pass on personal data to 3rd parties without your explicit consent. You can leave this list at any time, details of how to do this are given in every message sent from this list.
You can join the e-mail list by entering your e-mail address below and clicking on Join.
This is an automatic process, reply to the invitation e-mail to confirm your membership. When you receive your password, please log in to your options page and add your name, so we know who owns the e-mail address we have.
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Sponsorship and Advertising
We pay for our activities through ticket sales, membership subscriptions and our own fund raising. We welcome the support of businesses, both small and large, and are grateful for their help. Companies can help us in different ways, through sponsorship of a single concert to advertising in our programme.
In our 2011/2012 season, we have celebrated our 90th anniversary of bringing music to Welwyn Garden City, and hope local businesses will be able to join us. If you are interested in sponsoring us, or advertising in our Concert Programmes please contact
We acknowledge with thanks the support of:
The Sylvia Adams Charitable Trust
Roche Products Ltd
First Impression Designer Florist
Tewin Bury Farm Hotel
Hill & Co.
Hertfordshire County Council
The John Apthorp Charity
The Armstrong Gibbs Society
And all our advertisers