Support Distinguished Artists

Donors make the difference for the Distinguished Artists Concert and Lecture Series. Support our annual fund today.

Ways to Donate

Donate online using Paypal or Authorize gateway.

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  • Donate By Mail: Payable to Distinguished Artists Concert and Lecture Series (DACS)
    Mail to ACF/DACLS
    125 Via Juanita Lane
    Aptos, CA 95003
  • By Phone: 831-539-0000
  • In person at the box office at any concert on the Series
  • Become a Sponsor by using our convenient, online form.

 

All Donations Are Tax Deductible.

Many Ways to Support Distinguished Artists:

Gifts of Stock: Distinguished Artists gratefully accepts gifts of stock.

Estate Gifts: By including Distinguished Artists in your estate plans, you will support word-renown artists

IRA Rollover: The IRA Rollover has been reinstated by Congress and made permanent! Donors aged 70 ½ and older may now make a distribution of up to $100,000 directly to a charity, that distribution will not be treated as taxable income. Contact your IRA administrator to find out more.

Corporate Support:  Distinguished Artists partnerships and contributions from local businesses, large and small! Please use our sponsor us to request a menu of options tailored to your business.
Distinguished Artists Giving Levels and Donor Benefits. All donors will be recognized in the printed programs.

Contributions from individuals, businesses, and foundations make the Distinguished Artists Concert and Lecture Series experience possible.
All donors who support the arts by contributing to the Distinguished Artists Concert and Lecture Series are recognized in our online donor list. They also get access to our artists and much more. Make a gift today and deepen your connection to the Distinguished Artists Concert and Lecture Series. Here’s how you can invest in the joy, beauty, excitement, and vision that our world class concert series offers.

Business and Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

Please view our Business and Corporate Sponsorship page for information on other ways to support the arts through corporate and business sponsorships, including custom benefit packages, brand placement, recognition, and publicity opportunities.

$75-$250: Assigned seating at all events

$250-$500: 6 CD package of concert series performers

$500-$1000:

  • Early concert hall entry
  • 6 CD package of concert series performers
  • DACS season pass to all events, including pre-and post concert dinners and performances

$1000- $1500*

  • Early concert hall entry
  • 6 CD package of concert series performers
  • DACLS season pass to all current events for two

$1500-$2500*

  • Early concert hall entry
  • 6 CD package of concert series performers
  • DACLS season pass to all current events for four

$2500-$5000*

  • Early concert hall entry
  • 6 CD package of concert series performers
  • Lifetime member of DACLS
  • DACLS season pass to all events 2012-2014
  • Co-sponsorship of concert of choice
  • DACLS gift package

$5000-$10,000*

  • Early concert hall entry
  • 6 CD package of concert series performers
  • DACLS season pass to all events for immediate family 2012-2015
  • Full sponsorship of concert of choice
  • Deluxe DACLS gift package including pre-concert dinner for two at one of the fine Santa Cruz restaurants

$10,000-$25,000+*

  • Early concert hall entry
  • 6 CD package of concert series performers
  • Lifetime member of DACLS
  • Lifetime DACLS season pass to all events for immediate family 2012-2017
  • Season Sponsorship
  • Super deluxe gift package including pre-concert dinner for four before each DACLS concert at one of the fine Santa Cruz restaurants

*Donor at this level will be acknowledged and thanked on stage