Why give to YoungArts?

Every dollar contributed to YoungArts is essential to the organization’s efforts to identify and nurture the country’s most promising young artists. By becoming a member, you help transform the lives of talented young artists, while receiving benefits and access to YoungArts programs as part of the YoungArts community.



100% of your gift is tax-deductible.​

Invitation for two:

  • Regional program performances: Witness distinguished young artists in each region in multidisciplinary, show-stopping performances during YoungArts regional programs in Miami, Los Angeles and New York
  • YoungArts exhibition openings: Join YoungArts master artists, curators, winners and alumni as work is presented on the YoungArts Campus and around the country

Member check-in for special incentives at select events and programs 



$250 of your gift is tax-deductible.

Supporter benefits, plus:

Invitation for two:

  • ​In Process: Get a behind-the-scenes look at the artistic process as YoungArts alumni create and present new work during a weeklong residency
  • Miami Art Week: Get exclusive access to Miami Art Week happenings
  • Backyard Bash: Dance under the stars on the YoungArts Plaza at the Backyard Ball after party
  • Up Next showcase: Witness YoungArts alumni performances at the conclusion of professional development symposia with industry experts in New York and Los Angeles
  • Cultural Pursuits: Access cultural activations around town in collaboration with our distinguished cultural and corporate partners         

$2,500 | SUSTAINER

$2,100 of your gift is tax-deductible.

Friend benefits, plus:

Invitation for two:

  • ​Pop of Culture: Get a taste of culture during a reception that brings together YoungArts supporters and the next generation of great artists in magical settings
  • Master class: Witness intimate workshops with legendary artists during YoungArts programs in Miami, Los Angeles and New York         


$210 of your gift is tax-deductible.

Contributor benefits, plus:

Invitation for two:

  • ​National YoungArts Week performances: See the nation’s most accomplished young artists during National YoungArts Week at the New World Center in Miami Beach
  • Up Close & Personal: Get personal with artistic luminaries and YoungArts alumni during this intimate conversation series
  • Arts + Beats: Jam out to some tunes and learn more about the artistic process from YoungArts alumni         

$1,000 | FRIEND

$650 of your gift is tax-deductible.

Influencer benefits, plus:

Invitation for two:

  • ​Supper Club: Join arts patrons, influencers and tastemakers at an intimate dinner featuring extraordinary performances by YoungArts alumni
  • Miami Art Week: Join YoungArts for an exclusive member activation during the city’s most lively week for art lovers

Recognition on the YoungArts website

Michael Ohevzion • Rachel Wagner Furst

Ryan Anania • Inna Blavatnik • David Castillo • Alexander Cohen • Charles H. Coleman • Angelica Ferrer Domecq • Cristina Dominguez • Asha Elias • Lauren K. Fitzpatrick • Florencia Jimenez-Marcos • Ross Kestin • Suzanne D. Ludwig • Kristopher Martin • Aileen Messinger • Kathryn Q. Mikesell • Dina Mitrani • Rhonda Mitrani • Oltion Mollaymeri • Marcella Novela • Soledad Picon • Michael R. Ragan • Stefanie B. Reed • Gary and Vanessa Ressler • Michael Russell •  David Schaecter • Dennis and Debra Scholl • Carolyn M. Travis • Carly Williams

For additional information, please contact Paola Ortega, Development Manager, at or 305.377.1140 ext. 1802. 


Disclosure Statement
The National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts, Inc. (d/b/a National YoungArts Foundation) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt institution. Donations are fully deductible unless otherwise indicated. Our Federal Tax ID Number is 59-2141837. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE, WITHIN THE STATE, 1-800-435-7352 (800-HELP-FLA), OR VISITING REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. Florida Registration #CH708.