Support the Ottawa region’s local arts community

Our programs and events are possible thanks to support from donors in our community. Your contribution will directly support the work we do to advance our local arts sector, its artists and arts groups across the Ottawa region.

AOE Arts Council is a respected not-for-profit charitable organization, serving our arts community for over 30 years. You will help us to build a strong and vibrant community through the Arts.

Donation levels

  • $25 Donor
  • $50 Friend
  • $100 Supporter
  • $250 Patron
  • Your preferred gift amount

As a donor you can make a one-time, monthly, or recurring annual donation. We issue a tax receipt for donations of $20 and more.

AOE Arts Council donors receive e-newsletters and invitations to our events. Their names are published in our annual report and mentioned at our Annual General meeting.

How to donate to AOE Arts Council

Select a specific program to support on CanadaHelps.org

Donations can be mailed or delivered:
AOE Arts Council
Shenkman Arts Centre
245 Centrum Blvd., Suite 260
Ottawa, ON K1E 0A1

Please make cheques payable to Arts Ottawa East-Est.
AOE Arts Council is a non-profit registered charity 12177 7023 RR0001.

ARTicipate Endowment Fund Donations

Every year the ARTicipate Endowment Fund enables artists and arts groups to perform and exhibit at the Shenkman Arts Centre.

Donate towards the next ARTicipate artistic season
Add your name to the ARTicipate Donor Wall
Buy a seat plaque in the Harold-Shenkman Hall

Former board member Denis St-Jules helps raise money by selling mystery balloons with prizes from sponsors at our Artinis Benefit Soirée.