Support Our Cause

We are proud to be a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, offering low and no-cost community art programming. Feel inclined to support our mission to bring the therapeutic benefits of art to our community? Whether you wish to donate your time or other resources, there are many ways you can contribute to Violet Hive Art.

 
 
 
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Share Your Time: Volunteer

Volunteer your Talents through our Spring and Fall Fundraisers: Make Up-cycled Art
Join the Fall Fundraiser Artist Team to support youth programming! Schedule to pick up a 16x20 board, make art on it using any medium and return to be auctioned off. Auctions and events will take place twice a year and benefit specific populations and programming each time.  (Art due October 15th, Event date November 3, 2017, Rino Art District)

Volunteer as a Studio Assistant
For Summer 2017, we are not accepting new volunteers. The best way to find out about upcoming opportunites is through the newsletter. Sign up to be in the know and to look for a call to volunteers for this fall.

Share In-Kind: Donations

We accept donations of all kinds to support low cost programming for schools and other public programming.

Examples of materials we often use are:
Paper: drawing, water color, printer and copier
Paint: house paint, acrylic, watercolor and craft
Tools: ceramics, paint brushes, scissors, scrap book punches, xacto knives, knitting needles, crochet needles, sewing needles, sewing machines
Crafting: beads, feathers, old costume jewlery, glue, modgepodge, magazines, wood boxes, pipe cleaners, patterned paper, fabric swatches, fabric, thread, yarn, crochet thread

And much more -- feel free to contact us!

 
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Share Resources: Financial Contributions and Grants
We use several vetted Partner Organizations to help patrons support us. 

1. CrowdRise
CrowdRise is a for profit crowdfunding platform that uses crowdsourcing to raise charitable donations. 

2. Shop on Amazon, through AmazonSmile
AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice.