The Santa Rosa Philharmonic Youth Symphony can secure funds alternatively in many different ways. The Santa Rosa Philharmonic Youth Symphony can secure funds by holding fundraiser of many different sorts such as; Bake sales, charity events that include purchasing a ticket for entrance, car washes, community performances that accept donations for the performance. Also the youth symphony could start a minors program where younger children who cannot yet attend the Youth Symphony be a part of a minors group that teaches the young musicianship for a onetime fee for 6weeks out of the summer as donation to help the Youth Symphony future expenses. Also there is possibly other difficult funding available although it may be hard to access and very different, this funding type is on and off from a foundation or agency. If planning to secure this type of funding it requires that you have previously applied because it is not widely advertised the only way you know about it is if you have been directed to their services or applied once before. Small agencies that are governmental or county make these funds ready for small agencies and non- profit services. Also there are religious groups such as First Baptist that makes funds available to local small projects. Givers of gifts are welcome to donate things that the agency needs like school buses and goods, non taxable’s. The agencies mission and objectives makes it clear what the Youth Symphony is trying to achieve there for the Symphony is able to reach out to those with the same objectives and goals in common, because of their common interest more donors will be happy to give and be a part of fund raisers.