Private Giving – Patrons and Benefactors
As a not-for-profit organisation, we rely on the generosity of patrons, benefactors, sponsors, trusts and grants to deliver our annual high-quality programme.
With about 14% of our income dependent on private donations, these are vital to ensure the continuing success of Aspiring Conversations and the Festival of Colour. Your support will allow us to continue to deliver high quality arts and cultural experiences that are transformational and unforgettable.
As a Festival Patron or Benefactor, we will keep in regular contact with you around our programmes and bring you closer to the performers, artists and our achievements. All gifts over $500 will be acknowledged online and in Festival publications.
The benefits of being a Patron Plus of the 2018 Aspiring Conversations
- Receive two invitations to the launch of the Festival programme on 12 February
- Enjoy a priority booking period for ticket purchases
- Be acknowledged on the Festival website, in the programme and on the sponsor board
- Receive two invitations to Festival functions
- Receive regular newsletters updating you on the Festival progress
- Priority notification and booking to off-year events
The donation of $250 is tax-deductible and can be made in one payment or regular installments via automatic payment. You can pay online at 03 1739 0063151 00 or simply pay by credit card – click here.
Should you wish to upgrade to Benefactor status, this donation of $1,000 entitles you to all the above as well as complimentary tickets to a speaker of your choice and a dedicated personalised booking service including selection of preferred seating in the Lake Wanaka Centre.
And most of our Aspiring Conversations Patron Plus are also a Patron or Benefactor of the Festival of Colour too. The donation is an additional $500 as a patron and $2000 as a benefactor to enjoy the same privileges for the Festival of Colour. Contact Laura for more information firstname.lastname@example.org
Be one of those who gets behind us and helps sustain us! If you would like to make an online donation now please click here
If you would like to know more, please do not hesitate to contact General Manager Laura Williamson on email@example.com or phone her on 03 443 4172.
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