Whether large or small, every dollar and every donor counts! Your support plays a significant role in the success of Opera Kelowna. As a donor, you provide the resources that directly support our community and educational programs, special events and presentations, and our mainstage productions.
Our donors enjoy unique opportunities to get to know us and enjoy the opera art form. From backstage tours to exclusive receptions and more, we enjoy recognizing our donors for their outstanding annual support. All donors receive a charitable tax receipt and recognition in our programs as well as the special privileges and invitations to other events outlined in our donor packages in appreciation of their generosity.
Your gift plays an important role in Opera Kelowna’s ability to maintain the highest artistic standards on the mainstage and to expand our many ground-breaking education and community activities.
At Opera Kelowna, we love to thank our Friends! From taking a look behind the scenes of our latest production to attending exclusive events, Friends of Opera Kelowna enjoy unique opportunities to get closer to the company and to the art form.
Giving made easy: you can donate to Opera Kelowna on a monthly basis and have a real impact on opera in our region without a large impact on your bank account. Please contact Opera Kelowna to learn more!
A Commemorative Gift or Tribute Giving ensure the legacy and memory of a loved one lives on. A Named or Family Fund gives families or individuals an opportunity to make a lasting contribution to the community. It creates a lasting family legacy, leaving behind a sense of who the donor was.
A Named or Family Fund can be established with a minimum contribution of $5,000, which can be donated over a period of time. A minimum contribution of $10,000 allows the donor to create a Designated Named or Family Fund, where the donor decides how the fund’s annual income will be spent.
In Celebration or Memorial Gifts are a means of celebrating the lives of family, friends and colleagues. They are a vehicle through which the lives and achievements of remarkable individuals are recognized and remembered.
An In Celebration Donation is an opportunity to:
If you are interested in establishing a Special Gift for someone you love, please contact Opera Kelowna.
Opera Kelowna is a registered charity through CanadaHelps.org. CanadaHelps is a registered charity with a mission to engage Canadians in the charitable sector by providing accessible and affordable online technology to both donors and charities to promote charitable giving in Canada. Your donation is processed on the secure CanadaHelps.org website and may be made by credit or debit card. The donor goes through the full donation process on CanadaHelps and receives confirmation of the donation and a tax receipt; the charity receives notification of the donation by email. Please donate to our scholarship programme. Thank you!
Donations can be made by mail to:
PO Box 2302
Kelowna, BC V1X 6A5
CRA BN: 81958 1448 RR0001