Make a Gift

Rochester Arts & Lectures is a non-profit cultural organization with educational initiatives beyond the core lecture series. Lending your support will expand these initiatives and help build collaborations in our community.

  • Unrestricted Gift: Helps us to engage with our community and expand our programming as well as bring distinguished authors and artists respected for their contributions to literature, criticism, art, science, and public affairs.
  • Encounters with Excellence: Inspiring high school students by providing them with the opportunity to engage with visiting speakers.
  • Celebrate a Friend: Honors a friend whose accomplishments you wish to celebrate. Not only will you pay tribute to a friend, you will also support our mission to provide arts and cultural programming to the community.
  • Memorial Gift: Give in memory of a loved one. Your gift provides the opportunity to remember someone special.
  • Company Matching Gift: Consult with your Human Resources office to find out whether your company supports a matching gift program.

Please contact us should you have questions pertaining to making a gift. You can contact us at

Donor information provided to Rochester Arts and Lectures will only be used to process your gift. We do not share or sell the donor’s personal information.