ArtSmart Sustainers

Sustainers are integral to ArtSmart’s continued impact.

Through monthly giving, sustainers keep open the pathway to academic, economic, and emotional stability through music mentorship.

Young professionals age 21-45 are eligible for the Young Friends of ArtSmart program and benefits. Click here.

Become a Member

Monthly Giving | Direct Impact | Member Benefits

  • Convenient ongoing contributions that are automatically drafted each month
  • Easy and efficient way to support all ArtSmart programs
  • Secure, automatic monthly payments from your credit card, debit card or bank account
  • Stop anytime


Each sustaining member level comes with benefits, including an invitation to exclusive regional sustainer events. All sustainers age 21-45 can sign up through the Young Friends of ArtSmart program for unique benefits. Scroll down for level details.

ALLY | $5+

You value all members of your community. Your monthly giving sustains ArtSmart’s impact. 

  • $15 per month pays for one masterclass. Students get different perspectives from other role models & learn from their peers.
  • $30 per month provides one 88-key, weighted keyboard for a vocal-piano studio, an investment that will impact students for years to come.
  • $75 per month will provide one student with a free music lesson each month.

Benefits: ArtSmart t-shirt or tote; safe, reliable, hands-off monthly donations; access to reports showing impact in your region, first-to-know about special events, quarterly progress updates from a mentor.

Advocate | $150+

Advocates see it through. They make sure their donation has a direct, lasting impact.

  • $167 per month provides a student full tuition for one academic year, providing about 40 music lessons, mentorship, life skills development, and access to performance and scholarship opportunities
  • $334 per month doubles the impact. Research shows that continuation in the ArtSmart program past the first year is crucial for student success.

Benefits: ArtSmart eco-friendly water bottle; paired directly with a sponsee to be a mentor and an important part of their team; opportunity to meet an opera star on our Board of Directors at an ArtSmart event

Champion | $500+

A champion of arts education, your support ensures that ArtSmart’s mission yields results.

  • $500 per month allows a student to receive life-changing mentorship for 3 years. Continuation in the ArtSmart program past the first year is crucial for student success.
  • $1000 per month sponsors one full studio of about 6 students and one mentor, having a resounding impact within a high school music program and community.

Benefits: Name is listed publicly on website as a $5000+ Annual Champion; opportunity to meet a co-founder at mutually agreeable time; VIP guest status at an ArtSmart event; annual thank you package

Help us transform the lives of students through monthly, tax-deductible giving. 


Young Friends of ArtSmart

Any monthly sustainer age 21-45 is eligible for the Young Friends of ArtSmart program. For as little as $5 a month, young professionals will unite in furthering ArtSmart’s mission. Enjoy social and networking events along the way where you will meet other likeminded individuals passionate about music, education, and mentorship.

You will have a chance to meet our board members who are also international opera stars, Michael Fabiano, Nadine Sierra, Latonia Moore, George Shirley, and John Viscardi.

Email to inquire more information.

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