Support Us

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

Contributions from individuals, businesses, and foundations make the Distinguished Artists Concert and Lecture Series experience possible. All donors who contribute 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:

Ways to Donate

  1. Donate online using Paypal or Authorize gateway (buttons below).
  2. By Check: Payable to Distinguished Artists Concert and Lecture Series (DACS)
    Mail to ACF/DACLS
    125 Via Juanita Lane
    Aptos, CA 95003
  3. By Phone: 831-539-0000
  4. In person at the box office at any concert on the Series
  5. Become a Sponsor by using our convenient, online form.

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2017-18 Distinguished Artists Giving Levels and Donor Benefits. All donors will be recognized in the printed programs.

Business and Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

See below our corporate and business sponsorship opportunities, including custom benefit packages, brand placement, recognition, and publicity opportunities. Go to our Business and Corporate Sponsorship online purchase form.

$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