Make a donation

Your donation will help provide new and used string instruments to underprivileged school children for practice and performance in the greater Fredericksburg area.


Tax Deductible—The Rappahannock POPS Orchestra (RPO) is a 501(c)3 organization. Strings Without Borders is part of the RPO’s educational outreach mission. As such, contributions are fully deductible.

Monetary Donations—Checks should be made out to the Rappahannock POPS Orchestra (RPO) with a note in the memo field designating the donation to SWB.

Instrument Donations—Instruments are accepted at all RPO performances and at Wm Mason II Violin Shop (509-1 Jackson Street, Fred., VA 22401). For weekend drop-offs, please call and make an appointment. Bill Mason will also provide instrument appraisals and repair.