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wholeBandTempeCADonations and sponsorships enable Desert Overture to fulfill its mission to entertain, enrich, educate, and support the community and our members through our passion for music. All financial and in-kind contributions are greatly appreciated!

The Desert Overture Donor Program in an excellent way for individuals/couples and businesses to support Desert Overture and Desert City Jazz. You will receive concert tickets and other benefits depending on the amount of your donation. Scroll down to learn more!

To simply donate money without joining the Donor Program, just click the donate button. You will be redirected to PayPal, where you can donate by credit or debit card, or directly out of your existing PayPal account. You don't need to have a PayPal account to use PayPal.




All donations are tax deductible. Desert Overture Live Cultural Entertainment, Inc. (DOLCE) was incorporated as a non-profit corporation in the State of Arizona in May, 2010, and was granted 501(c)3 Tax Exempt Status by the IRS in August, 2010.


Desert Overture Donor Program

The Desert Overture Donor Program provides an excellent opportunity for individuals/couples and businesses to contribute to our success and receive benefits and recognition for your contribution. Every contribution level includes vouchers for concert tickets that can be used for any concerts in our 2017-2018 season (December 2017 – September 2018) in any combination (excluding special fundraising events).

As an arts organization, our gift to the community is unique. We provide a venue for LGBTQ and straight musicians to come together and perform quality entertainment that everyone can enjoy. As a donor, you are actively supporting arts in the LGBTQ community and beyond.

Program benefits:

  • All donors will be listed in each Desert Overture concert program and on our website for the season
  • Vouchers may be used for either Desert Overture or Desert City Jazz concerts (excluding special fundraising events).
  • Vouchers can be used at any time during the 2017-2018 season (December 2017 – September 2018).

The portion of your donation which exceeds the value of the benefits you will receive is deductible for tax purposes. (Please rely upon the advice of a tax professional.)

Individual Donors

Donor Level Benefit Deductible Amount
Band Geek - $50+ 2 tickets $20
Soloist - $100+ 4 tickets $40
Virtuoso - $250+ 12 tickets $70
Maestro - $500+ 12 tickets + 2 backstage passes to all three Desert Overture concerts + reserved seating + the option to conduct one piece $320

Business Donors

Donor Level Benefit Deductible Amount
Applause - $250+ 2 tickets + 1/4 page ad in all Desert Overture programs $138
Bravo - $500+ 4 tickets + 1/2 page ad in all Desert Overture programs $292
Ovation - $750+ 6 tickets + full page ad in all Desert Overture programs $270
Encore - $1,000+ 10 tickets + full page ad with premium placement in all Desert Overture programs $370

To participate in the Donor Program, click the donate button. You will be redirected to PayPal, where you can donate by credit or debit card, bank transfer, or directly out of your existing PayPal account. You don't need to have a PayPal account to use PayPal.

If you have questions, please contact us via email at donor (at) desertoverture (dot) org.