Individual Giving Options
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.
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.
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. For assistance in managing your stock or major gift (estate, car, or property) contact:
Sheila Christofalos | Edward Jones Financial Advisor
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
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
Volunteer through Board action, Guild Membership, and ushering with ALO. Contact our office for more information.