The programs and activities at Rockefeller Arts Center would not be possible without
the generous annual financial support of some 500 families and individuals from the
Western New York area. These donors, known as the Friends of Rockefeller Arts Center,
provide the critical difference between programming that is just acceptable to programming
that is very special.
Benefits of membership include receiving our monthly newsletter, advance notice of
program changes and additions, and having your name printed in our event playbills.
To donate using our new online giving portal, please click on the button to the right.
Friend (up to $50) All donors receive:
- Our free monthly newsletter Among Friends, keeping you up-to-date with behind-the-scenes
information, insights and updates.
- In recognition of your support, your name will be listed in the event playbills for
the Hillman Opera, Walter Gloor Mainstage Series, Western New York Chamber Orchestra's
Classics Series, Kaleidoscope Family Series and the DFT Communications Pops Series.
- You will have priority subscription privileges before season tickets go on sale to
the general public.
Patron ($50 to $99 -- recommended basic membership level)
- All of the above, plus: Free Backstage Tours offered by the SUNY Fredonia Student
Chapter of United States Institute Technology after most Mainstage Series performances.
(A normal contribution of $5.00 is expected, but is waived for donors at this level
- Free ticket exchange privileges at the Campus Ticket Office (The normal fee is $2.00
Benefactor ($100 to $199)
- All of the above, plus: Your name displayed in the lobbies of King Concert Hall and
Director's Circle ($200 to $499)
- All of the above, plus: You will receive a special invitation to our donor recognition
reception -- usually held in connection with a major performance, or during the summer
when things are not so busy.
Dean's Circle ($500 to $999)
- All of the above, plus: Special access to our "Director's Private Line" to assist
with ticketing needs or any other special requests.
President's Circle ($1,000 and up)
- Recognition as a "President's Associate" in the annual report of the Fredonia College
- Guaranteed access, with 48 hrs advance notice, to any ticketed event, even "sold-out"
shows, taking place at Rockefeller Arts Center.
To donate online, click the button below