Making a Gift

Manhattan School of Music provides its donors with a number of options that enable them to support the School.



Checks should be made payable to “Manhattan School of Music” and mailed to the Department of Advancement.
Download a printable form to facilitate your gift


Donations of appreciated stock are accepted by Manhattan School of Music and provide an easy way to make a larger gift than one may think possible. In addition, you may avoid capital gains and receive a tax benefit. For wire information and instructions, please contact Elizabeth de Almeida in the Department of Advancement at

Credit Card

Manhattan School of Music accepts MasterCard, Visa and American Express. Donors may make one gift or arrange for the School to charge a set amount monthly to their credit card enabling them to make a larger gift to the School. Use our secure online giving form below or contact Elizabeth de Almeida in the Department of Advancement at

Give online


If you would like to make a pledge to be paid over time, please contact us for further information.

Corporate Matching Gifts

Many employers match gifts donated to educational institutions by active and retired employees and their spouses. Matching gifts are included as part of your total giving to Manhattan School of Music. For more information, please contact your employer’s benefits office or contact the Department of Advancement.

Faxing a Contribution

Prefer to FAX or mail in your contribution?
Download a printable form to facilitate your gift

In-kind Donations

Manhattan School of Music is pleased to accept donations of instruments and other music related materials for the use of its students. All approved gifts will receive a letter for income tax purposes. Contact the Joan Perlman, Manager of Donor Relations: 917-493-4544.

Tribute Giving

Tribute Gifts are a unique way for a donor to honor a current or former faculty member, mentor, friend, or loved one.
Learn more.


Office of Advancement


Office of Advancement
Manhattan School of Music
120 Claremont Avenue
New York, NY 10027