Friends of Note

9401 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27617

Save the Date!

2019 Friends of Note Luncheon

Celebrate learning through music

The North Carolina Symphony is a vital part of the state’s cultural life. A hallmark of the Symphony’s mission is its education program, which annually serves more than 70,000 students, teachers, and parents with free curriculum-based concerts and other educational initiatives throughout the state.

Join fellow corporate and community leaders in sponsoring the Symphony’s efforts to bring music education to students across North Carolina.

The 2019 luncheon is now sold out. To join the waitlist, please click below or email Special Events Manager Amanda Decker at


Title Sponsor: $15,000

Event Underwriter: $5,000

Specialty Sponsor: $2,500

Table Sponsor: $1,500

  1. Debbie & George Aiken
  2. BB&T
  3. Belk
  4. CBRE|Raleigh
  5. Cisco
  6. Drucker + Falk
  7. Duke Energy
  8. First Citizens Bank
  9. Focus Search Partners / Vaco
  10. Gene and Maureen Gsell
  11. Hopper Piano & Organ Co.
  12. LORD Corporation
  13. Sandi Macdonald & Henry Grzes
  14. Dawn & Greg MacLaren
  15. National Association of Chief Executive Officers (NACEO)
  16. NC Symphony Boards of Trustees
  17. Regions Bank
  18. RGA Investments
  19. Frances P. Rollins
  20. RSM
  21. Tracey Fodor Smith
  22. The Sorin Group
  23. South State Bank
  24. Towne Insurance
  25. UNC REX Healthcare
  26. Mrs. Jennie H. Wallace
  27. Wells Fargo
  28. Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP


Special thanks to in-kind supporters:

For more information regarding the luncheon event
please contact NCS Special Events Manager Amanda Decker
919.789.5492 or

For more information regarding sponsorships
please contact NCS Director of Corporate and Foundation Giving Pam Bash
919.789.5482 or