Your Support Makes ART Happen!
Your support of the Community Arts Partnership's Annual Fund or our new Creative Recovery Fund makes our work of strengthening the arts throughout Tompkins County possible!
Scroll down to see how to: donate by check, donate online, do a Facebook Fundraiser for CAP, or include CAP in your estate planning.
Donate to CAP, to our Creative Recovery Fund,
(To learn more about our Creative Recovery Fund (CRF), a new grant we are launching to help revitalize our artists, arts groups and communities, visit our grant page.)
How to Donate by Check
Payable to: "Community Arts Partnership".
Mail to: Community Arts Partnership, 110 N. Tioga Street, #301, Ithaca, NY 14850.
Include: Your e-mail, and name(s) you'd like to appear in our donor acknowledgements.
Indicate: whether you are contributing to the Creative Recovery Fund, or the Community Arts Partnership, or Both. If both, provide breakdown. THANK YOU!
How to Donate On-Line
Click "Donate" and you'll find a pull-down menu where you can indicate whether you'd like to contribute to the Creative Recovery Fund, the Community Arts Partnership, or Both.
If Both, you'll see an "add a note" field so you can indicate what amount is for each.
Questions or Comments: Robin Schwartz, CAP Program & Grant Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
How to Donate via Facebook Fundraiser
This year, celebrate your birthday or other special occasion with a Facebook fundraiser for CAP! It's such a great way to support your favorite not-for-profit organizations! It's easy: You create a fundraising post and then any funds raised get sent directly to the not-for-profit you are supporting.
Click HERE for PDF instructions, and Thank You!
How to Donate by Including CAP in your Estate Planning
By making a gift to CAP in your will or estate plan, you continue your legacy by ensuring that arts and culture remain a central part of our community, and that people all across our county continue to live creative and expressive lives.
The process is simple. You can affirm your commitment to future generations of artists and audiences by including a provision in your will to give some portion of your estate to the Community Arts Partnership.
Below is sample language you can bring to your attorney or estate planner. They can help you draft the exact language that’s right for you.
To give a specific dollar amount:
I hereby give, devise, and bequeath to the Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County, or its successors in interest, with offices currently at 110 N. Tioga St., Suite 301, Ithaca, New York, federal tax ID 16-1384455, the sum of $X (written out), exclusive of my lifetime donations, if any, to be used for the Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County’s most urgent priorities as determined by its board of trustees in their sole discretion.
To give a percentage of your estate:
I hereby give, devise, and bequeath to the Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County, or its successors in interest, with offices currently at 110 N. Tioga St., Suite 301, Ithaca, New York, federal tax ID 16-1384455, X% of the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate, exclusive of my lifetime donations, if any, to be used for the Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County’s most urgent priorities as determined by its board of trustees in their sole discretion.
To Learn More or Discuss Possibilities
Please contact CAP’s Executive Director, Megan Barber, at 607-273-5072 x19 or email@example.com.
If you have already included CAP in your estate plan, please let us know so we can recognize you as a member of our legacy society and thank you for your generosity.
Here is a list of those who gave support in 2020.
Anonymous Private Foundation
Thomas Bruce & Judith Pratt **
Ithaca College (sponsor for Spring Writes Literary Festival)
Tompkins County Trust Company (sponsor for CAP ArtSpace)
$800 TO $4,999
Bousquet Holstein PLLC (sponsor for Greater Ithaca Art Trail)
CFCU Community Credit Union (sponsor for Greater Ithaca Art Trail)
M & T Bank (sponsor for Spring Writes Literary Festival)
Ithaca Marriott (sponsor for Spring Writes Literary Festival)
Odyssey Bookstore (sponsor for Spring Writes Literary Festival)
Miranda Phillips and Robert Kleinberg
The Wood Office (sponsor for Greater Ithaca Art Trail)
Dennis and Elizabeth Regan
Wegman’s (sponsor for Spring Writes Literary Festival)
$100 to $799
Don Barber & Rita Rosenberg
Jim Bilinski, Ithaca Times
Susan Blumenthal & David Kreinick
Tom & Donna Bohn
Brett Bossard & Kerry Barnes
Derek & Nora Burrows
Jim & Terry Byrnes
Elissa Cogan & Barry Chester
Brian & Jodi Earle
Fingerlakes Wealth Management (sponsor for CAP ArtSpace)
Katie & Olan Forker
Joyce & Daniel Frank
Martha Frommelt & David Feldshuh
Hilary & Banu Ozer Gifford
Harris Beach, PLLC (sponsor for CAP ArtSpace)
Dede Hatch Photography
Linda & Kenneth Jaffe
Jon & Mel Jensen
Shelagh Johnston & Louis Riley
Mary Kane, Concept Systems
Ileen Kaplan & Michael Maxwell
David Kuckuk & Sheila Danko
Rachel Lampert & David Squires
John & Amy Little
Perri & Michael LoPinto
Tamara Lovell & Jim Rundle
Katharyn How'd Machan
Carlton & Ann Manzano
JEan & Daniel McPheeters
Sue Perlgut & Michael Schaff
Jari Poulin & Robert Karpman
Emily Russell, The Frame Shop
John Saunders & Vicki Bogan
Sherry & Rocco Scanza
Fred and Margot Schoeps
Stefan Senders, Wide Awake Bakery
June & Robert Silberman
Bryna & David Silbert
Allen Smith & Diane Janowski
John & Carol Spence
Ivy Stevens-Gupta & Sachin Gupta
Charlie & Nancy Trautmann
Bill Trochim & Gwenn Kudler
Jay True, True Insurance
Joanne Trutko & Christopher Carey
Lisa Tsetse & Thomas Sperry
Sarah & Stephen Wicker
Lesley Williamson & David Coester
Christine & Stephen Zinder
Joel & Cathy Zumoff
Alan Bargar & Karen Schantz
Caroline & Gerry Cox
David & Elizabeth Cutter
Jayne Demakos & Cary Joseph
Karen & Daniel Governanti
Sally & David Grubb
Charles Guttman & Shirley Ladd
Holly & Michael Kazarinoff
Irene Komor and Lea Tohill
Mark Lawrence & Jennifer Birnbaum
Sandi & Michael Lowe
Terry & Randy Marcus
Philip & Mary Lu McPheron
James Miller & Chrissie Schelhas-Miller
Gerry & Viola Monaghan
Stacey & Bill Murphy
Suzanne Onodera & Tim Merrick
Emily Rhoads Johnson
Megan Roberts Ghirardo & Raymond Ghirardo
Rita Rosenberg & Don Barber
Rosemary & Peter Rukavena
Jennifer Savran Kelly
Jeff Spence & Lisa Harris
Nancy Vieira Couto
David & Susan Watkins
Susan Weisend & Eric Devin
Dave & Susan Wohlhueter
Irene Zahava & Marty Waters
Treacy Ziegler & Gary Weisman
If your name has been incorrectly listed above, please contact Robin Schwartz