Voice Your Support

Voices of Canton, Inc. gratefully acknowledges the individuals, businesses, corporations and foundations that annually contribute to our programs. This support has made a tremendous difference in the programming of Voices of Canton, Inc. and in the lives of thousands of music lovers.

There's so much more we'd like to do to as we strive  to enrich the quality of life in our community and we need your help to grow! By bridging the gap between expenses and ticket revenues, every gift plays a critical role in allowing us to continue to present choral excellence to our community. Won't you please consider becoming part of our VOCI family?

DID YOU KNOW?

$150-$320 adds a new choral piece to our choral library

$300 pays for a musician in a chamber orchestra for a VOCI production

$500-$1,500 sponsors a vocal scholarship for a local gifted singer

$2,725 pays for the rental of a performance venue for a rehearsal and one performance

$15,000 pays for an orchestra for a VOCI production

$20,000 seeds an endowment fund

Ways to Contribute

Patron Contributions (Individual Giving)

Make a difference in your community by contributing your tax deductible gift to Voices of Canton, Inc. There's something about the human voice raised in song that strikes a chord deep inside all of us. Your investment, no matter how large or small, will help Voices of Canton continue to enrich your community, while ensuring that this amazing art form continues to thrive in Stark County and throughout the nation.

  • Friend $25
  • Partner $50
    Join Choristers for open rehearsal followed by a reception and opportunity for our new Artistic Director, Dr. Jon C. Peterson to share his passion.
  • Investor $150
    Invitation to our annual Donor Appreciation Event
  • Chorister's Circle $300
    2 tickets with premiere seating to the "Bernstein & Bluegrass" at the downtown Timken Auditorium on Sunday, March 5th at 3PM
    Invitation to our annual Donor Appreciation Event
  • Director's Circle $500
    4 tickets with premiere seating in the balcony to the "Bernstein & Bluegrass" at the downtown Timken Auditorium on Sunday, March 5th at 3PM with wine and hor d'oeuvres
    Invitation to our annual Donor Appreciation Event

Your contribution can now be made online as a one-time or recurring donation:

    $25
    $50
    $150
    $300
    $500

Click on the button below, or feel free to contact Carol Olson, Executive Director at 330.455.1000 or [email protected].

Corporate Sponsorships

Make possible a vital, esteemed cultural event through an underwriting commitment. Our community's philanthropists understand the importance of investing in our cultural heritage to help build a more vibrant culture and thriving economy. To assist you and / or your business in making such an investment, Voices of Canton offers a number of mutually beneficial opportunities for sponsorships of concerts, education programs and special events. Concert sponsorship gifts play a critical role in the success of VOCI's music programs by bridging the gap between expenses and ticket revenues. We invite you to explore these opportunities with our Executive Director, Carol Olson, who can help create a benefits package to match your philanthropic interests in the community, and in particular, with Voices of Canton.

Benefits of Corporate Sponsorship

Day of Event:

  • Signage at sponsored event promoting your business
  • Opening remarks at concert
  • 10 pack of complimentary tickets to sponsored event

Playbill:

  • Featured on full color page showcasing their event
  • Full page color ad for business

Cultural Center Marquee:

  • Advertising 6-8 weeks in advance of event

Website (for Entire Season):

  • On homepage event banner
  • On event page
  • Corporate sponsor page
  • Blog post featuring your business

Social Media:

  • Facebook: On cover image featuring their event

VOCI-Produced Marketing:

  • Email Marketing (e-blasts)
  • Postcard and brochure mailings
  • Name on event tickets

Externally Produced Marketing:

  • Newspaper
  • Radio Ads
  • Radio Interviews
  • Press Releases
  • Feature stories of event

 

Corporate and Foundation Giving

Demonstrate corporate philanthropic responsibility by investing in and enriching the community in which your employees live and work.

Planned Giving and Endowment

Leave a legacy gift and help to secure the financial future of Voices of Canton, Inc. and the continuation of our programs.

 

Questions?

We would be happy to chat with you. Contact us or call Carol Olson, Executive Director at 330.455.1000