The Long Center is where you inspire creativity. Your contribution helps grow our community outreach programs and allows the Long Center to serve the greater Austin community.
Charitable gifts help the Long Center offer free events, give complimentary tickets to students and families, provide a permanent home for Austin’s Symphony, Ballet and Opera, and more. Help us inspire creativity in our community by making a tax deductible donation today.
Ways to Support
The Annual Fund
Join others who share your love of the arts by becoming an Annual Member of the Long Center. Your generous donation to the Long Center helps grow our community outreach programs and allows the Long Center to serve the greater Austin community with extraordinary productions, state of-the-art facilities and more. The Long Center greatly appreciates donations of any amount! Become an Annual Member with a donation of $125 or more, and enjoy donor benefits such as priority seating, access to the Donor Lounge, and complimentary tickets and parking.
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Long Reach for the Arts
We believe inspiration is for everyone. The Long Reach for the Arts Fund gifts tickets for select Long Center Presents performances to social and community-based service organizations in Austin. To date, the Long Center has donated more than $136,000 in tickets to over 45 organizations. Help us share the magic and wonder of live performing arts with more students and community organizations!
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Redd Carpet Fund
The Redd Carpet Fund was established to support emerging and growing local arts groups. Over $300,000 has been awarded in rental subsidies to 54 Austin-based arts organizations to date. Support new, emerging and growing arts groups with your gift to the Redd Carpet Fund.
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Endowment and Legacy Giving Society
Help secure the future of performing arts in Austin with a gift to the MFI Foundation Endowment Fund for the Long Center. Or consider making a planned gift. An estate or planned gift allows donors to make a lasting investment in the future of the Long Center while limiting estate taxes and providing for their heirs. The Long Center acknowledges donors who have made a planned gift with membership in the Legacy Giving Society.
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The Corporate Council’s mission is to grow business interest and investment in the Long Center. Members serve as ambassadors to the community, increasing awareness and promoting opportunities for corporate partnerships with the Long Center. Members also attend events, and receive special opportunities for networking and recognition at the Long Center.
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Other Ways to Get Involved
Charitable gifts are important to the Long Center, but there are many other ways for arts enthusiasts to get involved. Learn more about volunteering and other opportunities that you can support us and your community!
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