Basic & Contributing Memberships

Support the Delaplaine by becoming a member, take advantage of a variety of great benefits AND know that you are helping sustain a vibrant arts community and contributing to quality of life in the Frederick region.


All members receive:

  • Discounts on classes, workshops, and private art parties
  • Invitations to members-only events and activities
  • Members-only exhibit opportunities
  • Reduced fees for exhibit entries and proposals
  • Higher commission rate on exhibit sales
  • Eligibility to apply to the Gift Gallery


Individual  $45
Family $65


Contributing membership gives your support even greater impact. In addition to helping grow quality exhibits, classes, and programs at the Delaplaine, Contributing Membership provides essential support to our Community Outreach initiative, providing arts experiences to all regardless of economic status, physical ability, age, or race. Read more about it here.

Promoter $100 – $249
Enthusiast $250 – $499
Connoisseur $500 – $999
Patron $1,000 – $2,499
Benefactor $2,500 – $9,999
Major Underwriter $10,000 – $29,999
Lead Donor $30,000 & above

All Contributing Members are recognized in Delaplaine Arts, our quarterly magazine; in the Annual Report; on the Donor Board in our front foyer; and are invited to the annual Donor Party. All Contributing Members at the Benefactor level and above are entitled to use Gardiner Hall for one private event (catering not included). Members may upgrade their status at any time.

The Delaplaine is nationally accredited by the Standards of Excellence program of Maryland Association of Nonprofits organizations and has been awarded Gold Seal Status by GuideStar, USA. Read more here.

The Delaplaine Arts Center, Inc. is 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and all contributions are deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. All donations are acknowledged. A copy of our current financial statement is available upon request by contacting the Development Office at 301-698-0656 x109. Documents and information submitted to the State of Maryland under the Charitable Solicitations Act are available for the cost of copying and postage. Tax ID #52-1481592.

Send your check payable to The Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick, MD 21701 or pay online using the links below:

Basic Membership

Contributing Membership