Donation FAQs

Donation Frequently Asked Questions

Center for the Arts is pleased to announce that the organization’s 501(c)(3) status was officially reinstated by the IRS effective October 24, 2019. The reinstatement is retroactive back to the date of revocation. We are grateful to The Center’s staff and board, the entire Jackson community, and especially, the Community Foundation of Jackson Hole for their steadfast support during this process.

We depend on the support of our donors in fulfilling our mission to connect our creative community by providing a dedicated campus, supporting excellent programming, and nurturing a collaborative spirit. Your charitable donation is critical to ensuring a legacy of cultural vibrancy for generations to come.

☞ CLICK HERE TO GIVE YOUR GIFT ONLINE.


If you have questions about gifts you have made or plan to make to The Center, please contact

Anne Ladd, Development Director

307-734-8956 ext. 131

anneladd@jhcenterforthearts.org


HOW DO I MAKE A GIFT OF STOCK?

The Center accepts gifts of stock through an account with Fidelity. To make a gift of stock, please call The Center's Development Office at 307.734.8956.

HOW CAN I MAKE A PLANNED GIFT OR BEQUEST TO THE CENTER?

To make a planned gift or bequest to The Center, please call The Center's Development Office at 307.734.8956.

DOES THE CENTER HAVE A CONFLICT OF INTEREST POLICY?
DOES THE CENTER HAVE A WHISTLEBLOWER POLICY?

WHISTLEBLOWER POLICY

Center for the Arts requires directors, officers, and employees to observe high ethical standards when conducting their duties and responsibilities. A whistleblower is an employee of The Center who reports an activity in the organization that he/she considers to be illegal, fraudulent or unethical. If an employee has knowledge or concern of an illegal, fraudulent, or unethical activity, he or she should contact the Director, the President of The Center Fund, or the Board of Directors. The employee must exercise good judgment to avoid baseless allegations. An employee who intentionally files a false report of wrongdoing will be subject to discipline up to an including termination. Moreover, the protections of whistleblowers will not include immunity for any personal wrongdoing that is discovered during an investigation.

DOES THE CENTER HAVE A RECORDS RETENTION AND DESTRUCTION POLICY?
IS THE CENTER A 501(C)(3) ORGANIZATION? IS MY GIFT TAX DEDUCTIBLE?

Yes, Center for the Arts is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization as designated by the Internal Revenue Service. A copy of our IRS designation letter can be found here. Donations made to The Center are tax deductible under the Internal Revenue Code Section 170.

If you have any questions about your donation to The Center, please contact our Development department at 307-734-8956 x131.

WHAT IS YOUR EMPLOYER IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (EIN)?

The Center's EIN is 83-0314362.

WILL THE CENTER ACCEPT A MATCHING GIFT FROM MY COMPANY?

If your company is eligible, please request a matching gift form from your employer or complete the form per the company's instructions. If a hardcopy form is provided, you may send it completed and signed with your gift or soon thereafter. We will happily do the rest and will let you know when we receive the match.

Please send your employer's matching gift form to:
Center for the Arts
c/o Anne Ladd, Development Director
PO Box 860
Jackson WY 83001