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When you give to Louisville Ballet, you support our commitment to innovation, creativity, and collaboration. We rely on charitable donations to serve our vibrant community and to realize our vision of transforming Louisville into a global arts destination. 

Your gift supports Louisville Ballet’s exceptional artists, our internationally recognized classical repertoire, our investment in innovative world premier productions, and our commitment to making dance accessible to everyBODY.

Individual Giving

We invite you to become part of the Louisville Ballet family by making a tax-deductible charitable donation. At Louisville Ballet we have very unique grant and sponsorship opportunities and look forward to working with you to create a custom benefits and recognition package that meets your philanthropic goals. 

For more information on specialized giving opportunities or to make gifts of property, real estate, stocks and securities, contact Kate Bonner at 583-3150 x 222 or KBonner@louisvilleballet.org.  

If you would like to donate via check, please make checks payable to Louisville Ballet and mail to ATTN: Development, 315 East Main St., Louisville, KY 40202.

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Donor Level Perks

$500

Soloists

 

Invitations to exclusive Open Rehearsals

Director’s Notes before each production

Name listed in Étoile Magazine

$1,000

Principals

 

Two complimentary tickets to a performance of your choice

Invitations to exclusive Open Rehearsals
Director’s Notes before each production

Name listed in Étoile Magazine

$1,500

Pointe Society

 

Complimentary parking for season performances

Two complimentary tickets to a performance of your choice

Invitations to exclusive Open Rehearsals
Director’s Notes before each production

Name listed in Étoile Magazine

$2,500

Dancer Fellow

 

Private studio tour with Robert Curran

Complimentary parking for season performances

Two complimentary tickets to a performance of your choice

Invitations to exclusive Open Rehearsals
Director’s Notes before each production

Name listed in Étoile Magazine

$10,000

Starr Society

 

 

All of the above, plus:

Name listed prominently in Étoile Magazine

Complimentary subscription for two

Private Starr Society reception invitation

Other Amount

 

Every dollar keeps Louisville Ballet en pointe! Choose your contribution amount using the donate button today!

Corporate + Foundation Giving

By creating great art, we improve the quality of life for all who live and work in our community.

Help us continue this mission of enriching our community by investing in Louisville Ballet through a tailored corporate sponsorship.

Please contact Kate Bonner to create a custom benefits and recognition package that meets your philanthropic goals: 583-3150 x 222 or KBonner@louisvilleballet.org

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Special Events

Louisville Ballet hosts a variety of events throughout the year ranging from gala celebrations to exciting parties. For sponsorship or ticket inquires contact Kate Bonner.


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Planned Giving

Establish your legacy and become a member of the Arabesque Society by including Louisville Ballet in your planned giving.  

Patrons are encouraged to consider making unrestricted planned gifts to support the future needs of Louisville Ballet.  These gifts can be made through your will, or by including Louisville Ballet as a life insurance beneficiary.  Leaving assets of a Qualified Retirement Plan (such as an IRA, 403B, or 401K plan) to Louisville Ballet can help maximize your gifts and avoid taxation when left with a nonprofit organization.  In some cases, it may be possible to give these assets during your lifetime.  

For more information, contact Kate Bonner at (502) 583-3150 x 222 or via email.

 

Connect

There are many ways to get involved with Louisville Ballet beyond attending performances.

Louisville Ballet Partners

Louisville Ballet Partners is a membership group dedicated to helping company and studio company dancers. This group holds monthly meetings and volunteers in various capacities. For information contact Partners President Kate Harney.

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Thank You!

We are grateful for the continued support of our community.

Please Note: Louisville Ballet is a 501(c)(3) organization. Our EIN# is 61-6033779. Please access our 990 Form for 2017 here, and our Donor Bill of Rights here.