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Ways to Give

When you donate to JazzArts Charlotte, you are ensuring that jazz is experienced and enjoyed for generations to come. Your donation helps students build necessary life-skills to succeed, connects the community through cultural experiences, and provides musicians with jobs.


You can make a one-time or recurring gift online now.

By choosing a recurring gift, you can provide sustainable funding for education and performance programs.

Physical Check

Make your check payable to JazzArts Charlotte and send it to:

VAPA Center
Attn: JazzArts Charlotte
700 N Tryon St
Charlotte, NC 28202

Legacy Gift

You can leave a legacy by including JazzArts Charlotte in your estate plan, such as bequests, retirement assets, life insurance policies, etc. To learn more visit our Planned Giving Page.

We recommend consulting with your financial or tax advisor to discuss which option best suits your needs.

Bank Transfer

For information on how to make a donation by ACH transfer directly the JazzArts Charlotte’s bank account, please email

Donor Advised Fund

Provide our Tax ID (27-1728470) and the address below to your fund:

JazzArts Charlotte
VAPA Center
700 N Tryon St
Charlotte, NC 28202

Stock Transfer

A great way to maximize the impact and tax savings if a gift is through gifts of appreciated securities, such as stocks or mutual funds.

To donate, visit Stock Donator, fill in the stock information, choose JazzArts Charlotte in the Organization drop-down box, then proceed through to process.

We recommend consulting with your tax advisor when you are ready to initiate a transfer.

Corporate Matching

Did you know? Many employers will match their employees’ gift to non-profits, whether it be a financial gift or volunteered time. That means you could double (or triple) the impact of your contribution! Email with questions about doubling your gift.


Not all gifts come in the form of finances. JazzArts Charlotte welcomes in-kind gifts, especially in the areas of instruments and silent auction items. Please contact with information on your item.

Something else?

Is there an alternative way you would like to give? Do you have additional questions? Call the Development office at 704-503-9565 or email Thank you!

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