Annual Fund (Gifts up to $249) and Friends of Americans for the Arts ($250 - $999)

Our name is not just our message; it's our formula for success. We can do what we do because we work together. Your fully tax-deductible contribution to the Americans for the Arts Annual Fund supports all of our programs as we work to unlock the power of the arts to build better lives, better communities, and a better nation.


National Patrons Council ($1,000 to $25,000)

The National Patrons Council is a special group of dedicated supporters who recognize the potential and power of the arts to transform our lives and our communities. These individuals are our partners in every sense of the word, serving as ambassadors for Americans for the Arts and our mission in communities across the country.


Major Gifts ($25,000 and Above)

From planned gifts and endowed funds at the Americans for the Arts Foundation, to the National Leadership Council, donors at this level are recognized for their extraordinary generosity in support of Americans for the Arts' annual operating needs and designated programming support.


Other Ways to Give

There are many ways to help - donate by mail, double your gift with employer matching, honor your loved ones, plan your beneficiary gifts through stocks, estates, and more.

Make an Honor Gift Make a donation in honor of a loved one and we'll send them a special gift recognition card.

Make a Memorial Gift Make a donation in memory of your loved one.

Double Your Gift See if your employer has a matching gift program.

Plan Your Gift Learn more about planned giving to Americans for the Arts.

Make a Gift of Stock Learn more about making a gift of stock to Americans for the Arts.

Support the Arts While You Shop Shop on AmazonSmile to support Americans for the Arts

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Make an Honor Gift

Your gift to Americans for the Arts in honor of your family member, friend, or coworker is a special way to recognize a milestone and celebrate the transformative power of the arts. When you give in honor of someone, you also help to ensure that the arts continue to thrive in your community and communities across the nations.

Please include the mailing address of the person you are honoring with this gift and we will send a special gift recognition card notifying him or her of your gift.

Make a Memorial Gift

Your gift to Americans for the Arts in memory of a loved one is a heartfelt way to memorialize those who have touched your life. When you give in memory of someone, you also support our mission to advance the arts and arts education across the country.

Please include the mailing address of the person you would like us to notify of this tribute and we will let them know you have made a gift in memory of someone special

Double Your Gift

Plan Your Gift

By making a planned gift to Americans for the Arts, you can inspire future generations of leaders and support our vision of a country where everyone has access to the arts. To learn how to include us in your will, designate us as a beneficiary, or provide income to a loved one through a charitable trust at Americans for the Arts, contact our Development Office.Contact our Development Office

Make a Gift of Stock

If you are interested in making a gift of stock, please contact our Development Office and we will be delighted to provide you with transfer instructions and to work with you or your broker to ensure that your gift is processed correctly. Contact our Development Office by email or by phone (202.371.2830)

Support the Arts While You Shop

It’s simple – you shop, and Amazon will donate a percentage of your purchase price to Americans for the Arts whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Just start your shopping at and select “Americans for the Arts Inc” to support our cause. Click here to learn more


Donor Advised Fund Gifts

Make a gift from your donor advised fund via DAFwidget using the link below: