Individual Giving

Overview

 

As a part of Chicago's performing arts community, The Joffrey Ballet relies on the generosity, loyalty, and financial support of our donors. Your support provides us the opportunity to ensure quality and engaging experiences for a variety of audiences. 

 

Your contribution allows the Joffrey to continue providing cutting-edge programming, award-winning community engagement outreach, world-class training, and breathtaking productions. With your support, our mission of achieving artistic excellence has endless possibilities. Your thoughtful involvement is critical as we continue fulfilling our mission by engaging with audiences through culturally rich experiences on the stage and beyond.

 

Join the Joffrey family and feel the contagious enthusiasm your support provides! 

 

Ways to Give

  1. Online on our support page

  2. By calling 312.386.8974

  3. By mail with checks payable to:

          The Joffrey Ballet

          10 East Randolph Street

          Chicago IL, 60601

 

The Joffrey Ballet is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. Gifts from Donor Advised Funds and Family Foundations are readily accepted.

 

Gift of Stock or Securities

If you would like to make a gift of stock or securities, please contact Chelsea Dvorchak at cdvorchak [at] joffrey [dot] org for transmittal instructions.

 

 

Make a gift to The Joffrey Ballet today and help keep us dancing for years to come.

 

Interested in fundraising on the Joffrey's behalf? Join our peer-to-peer campaign and create your own fundraising page and team!

 

 

 

Donor Benefits Chart

 

Support Levels

CONTRIBUTORS TO THE JOFFREY

FRIENDS OF THE JOFFREY ($100-$1,499)

Plie Level

$1-$299

  • Joffrey Electronic Newsletter

Releve Level

$300-$499

  • Joffrey Program Book recognition throughout the year
  • All benefits of Plié Level

Tendu Level

$500-$999

  • Invitation to Technical Rehearsals (2 seats)
  • Invitation to FamJam! A family-friendly dance and movement experience. Space is limited.
  • All benefits of Relevé Level

Chasse Level

$1,000-$1,499

  • Invitation to Donor Dance Class
  • Exclusive Donor communications about Joffrey programming and special events
  • All benefits of Tendu Level

Arabesque Level

$1,500 - $2,499

  • VIP Access to Joffrey Circle Lounge and complimentary beverage service during fall, winter, and spring programs
  • Invitation to Joffrey Circle Salons
  • All benefits of Chasse Level

Pirouette Level

$2,500 - $4,999

  • Invitation for you and a guest to view one Company rehearsal at Joffrey Tower
  • All benefits of Arabesque Level

Adagio Level

$5,000 - $7,499

  • Invitation for you and a guest to view one Company rehearsal at Joffrey Tower
  • All benefits of Pirouette Level

Grand Jete Level

$7,500 - $9,999

  • Opportunity to host up to six guests during intermission in Circle Lounge at the theatre. RSVP's required.
  • All benefits of Adagio Level

Fouette Level

$10,000 and above

  • Opportunity to host one private Company Rehearsal viewing for up to six guests, followed by a private reception at Joffrey Tower. Date to be mutually agreed upon.
  • All benefits of Grand Jete Level

Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Become a season, production or performance sponsor

Other Ways to Give

Matching Gifts

                                             

Many employers have added or increased their matching gift programs following the financial impacts of COVID-19.

If you need confirmation of your gift to submit to your employer, please contact Chelsea Dvorchak at cdvorchak [at] joffrey [dot] org

 

New Tax Deductions

                                             

Please note the recent relief bill passed by Congress allows taxpayers up to a $300.00 deduction for charitable giving. There is no need to itemize tax deductions to take advantage of this benefit which will reduce your 2020 tax liability when filing taxes in 2021.

 

Our partners at Northern Trust have summarized seven ways to support charitable giving amid the COVID-19 crisis. Learn more here.

   

 

Amazon Smile

                                 

Shop using AmazonSmile and support the Joffrey in the process. 

 

AmazonSmile, a charitable giving program powered by Amazon, is an easy way to support the Joffrey. Shop with AmazonSmile and select The Joffrey Ballet as your preferred non-profit. Each time you make an eligible purchase, Amazon donates a percentage to The Joffrey Ballet.

Content

 

As a part of Chicago's performing arts community, The Joffrey Ballet relies on the generosity, loyalty, and financial support of our donors. Your support provides us the opportunity to ensure quality and engaging experiences for a variety of audiences. 

 

Your contribution allows the Joffrey to continue providing cutting-edge programming, award-winning community engagement outreach, world-class training, and breathtaking productions. With your support, our mission of achieving artistic excellence has endless possibilities. Your thoughtful involvement is critical as we continue fulfilling our mission by engaging with audiences through culturally rich experiences on the stage and beyond.

 

Join the Joffrey family and feel the contagious enthusiasm your support provides! 

 

Ways to Give

  1. Online on our support page

  2. By calling 312.386.8974

  3. By mail with checks payable to:

          The Joffrey Ballet

          10 East Randolph Street

          Chicago IL, 60601

 

The Joffrey Ballet is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. Gifts from Donor Advised Funds and Family Foundations are readily accepted.

 

Gift of Stock or Securities

If you would like to make a gift of stock or securities, please contact Chelsea Dvorchak at cdvorchak [at] joffrey [dot] org for transmittal instructions.

 

 

Make a gift to The Joffrey Ballet today and help keep us dancing for years to come.

 

Interested in fundraising on the Joffrey's behalf? Join our peer-to-peer campaign and create your own fundraising page and team!

 

 

 

Donor Benefits Chart