Become A Friend of the Center

Become a Friend of the Center today by phone at 859.622.7469 or online here.

YOU’LL LOVE WHAT YOU SEE happening in our community when you support the Arts! 

The EKU Center relies on the support of people like you. Friends of the Center invest in the future of our community, cultivate the arts in Eastern Kentucky, and bring unique education opportunities to the next generation. Your support also allows us to continue presenting the world-class performers which grace our stage each season. 

BY BECOMING A FRIEND OF THE CENTER YOU WILL
  • Help keep ticket prices affordable to ensure all members of our community have a chance to experience the arts
  • Enrich the lives of over 13,000 area school children each year by supporting our K-12 Student Discovery Matinee Series
  • Bring EKU Center touring artists to area schools, college classrooms, and throughout the community through our Outreach Program
  • Support the economic growth of our community—The EKU Center generates an estimated $4 million in economic impact in our region
As a way to thank you for your support of EKU Center for the Arts, you will receive these fantastic benefits (depending on your Friend level):

MANAGER: $50 AND ABOVE
EKU Center magnet
Digital version of annual report
EKU Center decal
Recognition in annual report and online

DIRECTOR: $250 AND ABOVE
All previous benefits plus: 
Advance opportunity to purchase tickets
Preferred parking 
Season sneak peek invitation

DIRECTOR: $500 AND ABOVE
All previous benefits plus: 
Invitation to artist meet and greet receptions* 
Backstage tour 
Invitation to pre-show receptions

PRODUCER: $1,000 AND ABOVE
All previous benefits plus: 
Printed version of annual report 
2 tickets to pre-show receptions
Inclusion in EKU’s Circle of Opportunity
Invitation to season opening reception 
Invitation to season closing reception

PRODUCER: $2,500 AND ABOVE
All previous benefits plus: 
Dinner with a performer and Executive Director Joel Aalberts
 
BENEFACTOR: $5,000 AND ABOVE
All previous benefits plus: 
Name on donor wall 

BENEFACTOR: $10,000 AND ABOVE
All previous benefits plus: 
Tickets to all pre-show receptions

How would you like a parking spot reserved just for you right next to the EKU Center and the experience of a casual lounge with food and drinks before select shows, all while showing your support for your community? Choose the Producer level. It's not only a great way to support our educational and outreach programs, it’s the only way to be a part of exclusive EKU Center events.

Become a Friend of the Center today by phone at 859.622.7469 or online here.

*subject to availability