Your generosity supports a culture of creativity.
Your donation supports our unique mission of championing contemporary artists and sparking community-focused creative experiences. Plus, your tax-deductible donation makes an immediate difference by keeping McColl Center free and accessible to everyone.
Other Ways to Give
Become a member
As a McColl Center Member, you make a difference by helping us empower artists to be catalysts for change—through their work, creative process, and community engagement. Each membership comes with a list of awesome benefits along with unique and exciting opportunities for our events, programs, workshops, and more. Become a member now.
A planned gift gives the opportunity for your philanthropic legacy to impact McColl Center and the community it serves for generations to come. Your planned gift may include retirement assets, life insurance policies, family business earnings, charitable trusts, IRA rollovers, or a bequest. McColl Center will help you fulfill your philanthropic vision while maintaining efficient operations.
Sponsor an artist-in-residence, exhibition, or program
McColl Center offers unique sponsorship opportunities to achieve your philanthropic vision while promoting the success of the organization and its mission. Sponsorship is an exciting way for individuals to become engaged with a particular artist, exhibition, or program. All investment opportunities will be tailored to meet your goals and interests and will be commensurate with giving levels.
Name a space
Your major investment in McColl Center may afford you the right to name one of our beautiful studios. Naming a space represents your commitment to McColl Center, its mission, and the artists and community we serve. McColl Center is honored to have half of its studios and galleries named by generous donors who made their commitment to McColl Center permanent.
McColl Center is proud to collaborate with many local, regional, and national businesses to present events, exhibitions, residencies, scholarship assistance, and other vital community programs. Sponsorship is an exciting way for corporations to showcase their support of the arts in Charlotte while promoting their brand to a growing and engaged audience. All investment opportunities will be tailored to meet the sponsor’s unique needs and will be commensurate with giving levels.
McColl Center is grateful to partner with many exceptional private and corporate foundations, government funders, and our local arts council. McColl Center offers the opportunity to achieve your philanthropic goals while promoting the success of the organization and its mission. Our institutional funders have been integral to McColl Center’s achievement from capacity building and capital improvement to funding exhibitions, residencies, and outreach programs.
For questions about any of these ways to give to McColl Center, or to start a conversation about your impact, contact Bob Scheer at firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-944-8240.
Photo: Young participants having fun during Open Studio Saturday, summer 2018