Share Your Passion for the Arts
Champion Vocal Excellence
Invest in the Cultural Life of Our Community
As a non-profit organization, the Tucson Desert Song Festival (TDSF) relies on the generosity of individuals, corporations and foundations to fulfill our mission of promoting Tucson’s performing arts organizations and bringing world-class singers to Tucson. As a 501(c)(3), donations made to the Tucson Desert Song Festival are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.
Your gift to the Tucson Desert Song Festival allows us to assist many of Tucson’s performing arts organizations in engaging some of the world’s finest vocal artists to perform with them during our annual winter song festival. With your help, we can continue to enrich the cultural life of our community and attract visitors to Tucson from around the country and beyond.
Make a Gift in Honor or in Memory of a Loved One
If you have someone special in your life that loves music, make a gift to the Tucson Desert Song Festival in his or her name. Commemorative gifts will be listed in the Tucson Desert Song Festival program book.
Your Employer May Match Your Gift
Many employers match their employees’ charitable contributions. Corporate matching gifts are a great way to maximize personal contributions to TDSF and increase the impact of your gift. By taking advantage of a company’s matching gift benefit, you may be able to double or even triple the amount of a contribution.
Check with your Human Resources department to determine if your employer has a matching gift program.
Please become a Tucson Desert Song Festival donor by giving at any one of the levels described below, or at a level of your choosing:
- Festival Friend: $50 – $249
- Festival Enthusiast: $250 – $499
- Festival Investor: $500 – $999
- Bronze Festival Sponsor: $1,000 – $2,499
- Silver Festival Sponsor: $2,500 – $4,999
- Gold Festival Sponsor: $5,000 – $9,999
- Platinum Festival Sponsor: $10,000 – $49,999
- Festival Lead Gift Sponsor: $50,000 +
- Listing of your name in the TDSF Program Book.
- Special event invitation to a donor appreciation reception to be held during the 2020 Festival.
How to Donate:
Donate by Check
Make your check payable to the Tucson Desert Song Festival and mail it to:
Tucson Desert Song Festival
P.O. Box 65866
Tucson, AZ 85728
Note: Are you considering using a donor advised fund, IRA distribution, or private family foundation to make your gift? Please consult with your tax advisor regarding current IRS regulations.
Donate Online Using Your Credit Card
You can make your donation online through our secure form by clicking on the DONATE NOW button below.
The business community is a valued partner in fulfilling the Tucson Desert Song Festival’s mission and in achieving its education and outreach objectives. A corporate contribution to the Tucson Desert Song Festival is an investment in the cultural life of Southern Arizona and a means of attracting to Tucson not only visitors, but prospective employees seeking to move to a community rich with cultural offerings.
If you wish to partner with us by becoming a corporate sponsor, you will receive the benefits identified above. In addition we will provide you a wealth of opportunities to participate in cross-promotional campaigns designed to enhance your company’s brand image and awareness. Click the link below to learn more.
Others Ways to Donate
A Gift of Stock: Increase your gift to charity—and your tax deduction
Gifts of stock, especially long-term appreciated stock, provide benefits to both you and the Tucson Desert Song Festival. Compared with donating cash or selling your appreciated securities and contributing the after-tax proceeds, you may be able automatically to increase your gift and your tax deduction.
To make a donation of stock, please contact the Tucson Desert Song Festival Treasurer at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 847-707-2173.
Planned donations can offer considerable tax savings, while ensuring our ability to achieve our mission in the years ahead. Legacy contributions include bequests, life insurance, IRA distributions, living trusts and retirement plans.
Consult your financial advisor for information about how both you and TDSF can benefit from these and other planned giving arrangements.