Illinois Council of Orchestras
The KSO has received the following recognition from the Illinois Council of Orchestras:
The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra President, Ann Tucker, was named the 2019 Board President of the Year.
The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra General Manager, Amanda Nelson, was named as the only recipient of a 2013 Honorable Mention as a designation of person who has made outstanding contributions to an orchestra within Illinois.
The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra was named the 2009 Community Orchestra of the Year.
DeKalb's Finest: Best of DeKalb County (Shaw Media)
2017 - 2022 Daily Chronicle Reader's Choice Award for "Best" in Live Entertainment
2016, 2023 Daily Chronicle Reader's Choice Award for "One of the Best" in Live Entertainment
2022 Daily Chronicle Reader's Choice Award for "Top Workplaces: Nonprofit Organization"