Support the AACA

Who We Are

We're a 501c3 nonprofit trying to improve the lives of our fellow human beings through the power of art. Donations are tax-deductible. Consult your tax professional.

Why Give

Give in memoriam of a loved one. To support our classes. To bring the ArtWorks Festival back for another year. To help push our community in the right direction. To pay it forward to the next generation of artists and art lovers. 

How to Give

In person, stop by the ArtWorks Center, open at 300 N Main St Austin
Tue-Fri 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sat 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

By mail to Austin Area Commission for the Arts, 300 N Main St. Austin, MN 55912

Online by following links in the right hand column

Call 507-434-0934 and we'll pick up your gift. 

What's your preference?

We know that our supporters give in all sorts of ways. Click below for more information on all the options:

Volunteering your time

Capital gift to enhance the Historic Paramount Theatre

On-going operational support through Membership

Endowment gifts where the principal is protected over time and only investment earnings are spent

Including the Austin Area Commission for the Arts in your estate planning

Gifts of stock or real property

One-time gifts including memorials and honorary gifts. You will be given the option to designate to Greatest Need, Austin ArtWorks Center, Austin ArtWorks Festival or Historic Paramount theatre.