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Cultural enrichment and education are essential to the quality of life and vitality of the Frederick region. Companies and individuals taking a leadership role in support of the arts can help ensure that we have a stimulating community in which to live, work, and play.

IT’S YOUR ARTS CENTER!

We invite you to join our Annual Operating Fund Campaign. Your gift today will ensure that The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center continues to be a cornerstone of the region’s arts community, providing visual arts experience and education to all. Diversity marks our efforts in terms of programs, art forms, and clientele, reflecting our commitment to art for everyone. You can read more about how we are reaching diverse audiences through our Community Outreach initiative here.

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

These are some of the many accomplishments made possible by supporters like you:
• Serving the community since 1986
• Balanced annual budget and debt free
• Over 275 classes each year
• Over 50 exhibits each year
• Free programs for those with special needs
• Active partnerships with other local nonprofits
• Over 1,400 supporting members
• Over 100 active volunteers
• Over 80,000 visitors each year
• 40,000 square foot, award-winning facility
• Community anchor in historic downtown Frederick

STEWARDSHIP

The Delaplaine takes its leading role in the regional arts community and its responsibility to our supporters and those we serve seriously, and that commitment is reflected in our stewardship and transparency. The Delaplaine undergoes an independent financial audit annually, and we are proud to display the Seal of Excellence for being nationally accredited in the Maryland Association of Nonprofit Organizations’ Standards for Excellence program, and the Gold Seal from GuideStar, USA, a leading source of nonprofit information.

THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

All donors are recognized in Delaplaine Arts, our quarterly magazine, in the Annual Report, and on the Donor Board in our front foyer. All donors of $100 and above are invited to our annual Donor Party.

You can view our latest Annual Report 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 with the form below.  (If you prefer to make a recurring monthly donation via your credit card, click here.)

One Time Donation