Show your support of the AWAACC by becoming a Member!

The August Wilson African American Cultural Center (AWAACC) will be here for you today, tomorrow, and well into the future because of the generous contributions we receive.

During celebratory times, and challenging ones, The August Wilson African American Cultural Center will always be your home away from home, providing inspiring arts and culture that transforms the way we think about the world. 

We need your support!

Ensuring the longevity of the arts is important and supporting Black art organizations is more important today than ever before. 

Join the AWAACC, by becoming an active supporter and member of the Center by making a tax-deductible contribution….

While we fulfill our promise to be the premier home for African American arts and the art of the African Diaspora throughout the Pittsburgh region, the AWAACC also continues to build its reputation internationally as a producer of premier entertainment experiences. 

Most importantly, the AWAACC is committed to be an incubator of talent for artists of color and a haven for the community where we not only serve but reside.

Your membership dollars make all this possible. When you become a member of the AWAACC, you receive benefits especially created for those who want to experience the visual arts up close, as well receive special access to live performances.

Special Benefits may include:

  • Private gallery preview events
  • Discounted tickets to exciting AWAACC shows
  • VIP seating and hospitality access at our renowned festivals

 

Learn More About Our $10 for 10 Years Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival Campaign


Support now with your tax-deductible contribution by mail or online:

Mail

August Wilson African American Cultural Center
980 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Online

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Your generous support at EVERY LEVEL makes a big impact. Take a look and make a gift today!
“I ABSOLUTELY love this festival!!! I love the organization, the layout and the fact that AWAACC is part of the VIP package. This is the best VIP package I have ever purchased. It’s the only way to go. Not only are you supporting the festival, but you receive so many perks. This was my first time attending and I am totally impressed. I plan to return every year.”
– PIJF Donor and Fan, Hailing From Los Angeles, California

$50: Actor Membership

Benefits:

  • Invitation to a gallery preview event, prior to general public opening during the exhibition season
  • Name listed in all August Wilson African American Cultural Center playbill listings and Festival program books
  • Name listed on August Wilson African American Cultural Center website
$100: Director Membership

Benefits: (Enjoy all benefits of the previous level plus)

  • Discounted tickets to select August Wilson African American Cultural Center Presents performances throughout the season
  • Two (2) VIP access passes to Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival and Highmark Blues and Heritage Festival VIP Hospitality Lounges, including complimentary buffet, private cash bar, private restrooms and air conditioning
$250: Producer Membership

Benefits: (Enjoy all benefits of the previous level plus)

  • Invitation to a private opening reception with featured artists or curators for an AWAACC gallery exhibition
  • VIP seating for two (2) at the Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival and Highmark Blues & Heritage Festival
  • Two (2) August Wilson African American Cultural Center Festival t-shirts (must be redeemed at Festival)
$500: Playwright Membership

Benefits: (Enjoy all benefits of the previous level plus)

  • Two (2) complimentary tickets to the Taste of Blues and Taste of Jazz event prior to the AWAACC Festivals
  • Two (2) additional VIP access passes for a total of four (4) of the August Wilson African American Cultural Center Festival VIP Hospitality Lounges (Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival and Highmark Blues and Heritage Festival)
$1,000: Legacy Circle

Benefits: (Enjoy all benefits of the previous level plus)

  • Invitation to the August Wilson African American Cultural Center gala
  • Two (2) complimentary tickets to a ticketed Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival and Highmark Blues and Heritage Festival performance
  • Invitation to private meet and greet events, including opportunity to meet artists and performers
$2,500: Leadership Circle

Benefits: (Enjoy all benefits of the previous level plus)

  • Private AWAACC exhibition gallery tour and gallery talk with Curator for up to ten (10) people
  • Special 10% member discount on tickets to select August Wilson African American Cultural Center performances
$5,000: Transformation Circle

Benefits: (Enjoy all benefits of the previous level plus)

  • Opportunity to visit our galleries pre-exhibition, including a private tour and gallery talk with Curator
  • Invitation to a private invitation-only performance with a featured artist in a unique offsite location
  • Lunch with the President; be our guest at a private one-on-one lunch with the President & CEO of AWAACC, and get insider access to plans and vision for the Center
$10,000: National Treasure Circle

Benefits:

  • Opportunity to sponsor a performance or education program during the season, name will be listed in all marketing materials produced for the selected performance or program after the gift is made
  • Invitation to private meet and greet reception with gala artists during the August Wilson African American Cultural Center gala; features access to singular talents and luminaries in the world of performing arts
  • Enjoy custom visual arts program benefits such as private tours of artist studios, meet and greets with visiting artists featured our exhibitions, and other exceptional insider benefits

Donate Today!


For more information, contact the Donor Services Team at:
Donorservices@aacc-awc.org

Phone:
(412) 567-2956