The Art of Giving

Individual Giving Options

DONOR Consider making a donation and directly sponsor a performer, orchestra, conductor, or director. Not only does your gift directly contribute to the progress of the arts in Asheville and Western North Carolina, you also receive perquisites such as: listing in our program book, invitations to exclusive donor events, sitting in on the audition process, and more.

 Click here for more details about donation benefits and methods. 



Become a Guild Member

Click Here for more information about our ALO Guild.

Make a Tribute Contribution

Honor those you love by making a donation in their name. Your fully tax-deductible contribution will allow their name to appear in the program Tribute List, and directly supports ALO.

Planned Giving

Ensure the longevity of opera by remembering ALO in your estate plan. This donation allows flexibility by giving now or after your lifetime.

Gift of Stock

Invest in the arts by transferring stock options to ALO.

Host a Home Party

A few times a year an ALO donor opens their home to other donors and opera lovers for intimate performances by guest singers from the upcoming production, ALO Ensemble, or students of the Summer Artist Training Program. 

Become a Sponsor

Become a Spon

Click Here to be directed to our corporate sponsorship page.

Sponsor a scholarship for the Summer Young Artist Training Program 

Sponsor a full ($1500) or partial ($750) tuition for one or more of the six performers and know the joy of directly fostering the future of opera. You can also support the Training Program by hosting a student in your home for six weeks during the summer while they train. For more information on hosting a student, call the ALO office at 828-236-0670. 
Find out more on the Young Artist Program here


Become a Volunteer

Become a Vol

Volunteer through Board action, Guild Membership, and ushering with ALO. Contact our office for more information.