Next year, the Niagara Pumphouse will reach a milestone! For almost 25 years, the Pumphouse has been a place to learn and grow and serves as a vibrant source of cultural enrichment and inspiration to the community. Help us continue our commitment by supporting our fundraising campaign.
Help the Niagara Pumphouse raise $25K on its 25th Anniversary!
Consider a gift that keeps on giving! Donations to the Pumphouse up to $2,500 made by December 31st, 2018, will be matched dollar for dollar.
As a thank you for donations made by the end of 2018, your name will be entered in a draw for a chance to win a complimentary workshop in the winter session.
The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre is a not-for-profit, registered charitable organization managed by a Art Centre Director and volunteer Board of Directors. We rely on the generosity of our individual members and corporate donors and sponsors to help support and encourage the creation, celebration and appreciation of visual arts. Your contribution, large or small, will have a significant impact on the educational programs, exhibitions and events in the Niagara region. With your support The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre will become recognized as THE arts hub in the Niagara region and beyond, attracting a growing and diverse participation through expanded offerings that can be sustainably resourced.
Your support ensures that The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre maintains:
- Year-round art education programs for all ages and in a variety of media
- A roster of professional artist-educators to teach our classes, workshops & camps to over 200 students a year
- Free admission to exhibitions that attract 5,000 visitors a year
- Special celebrations of art and artists such as Art by the Lighthouse and Artful Treasures, events which attract over 1,000 visitors each
- Publications and a web presence for our community
Ways to donate or sponsor:
We would be happy to accept donations or sponsorships in person at The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre at 247 Ricardo Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake during Gallery & Office Hours. We accept cash, cheque (Payable to “The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre”), Visa or Mastercard. Donations of $25 will be issued a charitable tax receipt.
Telephone donations or sponsorships can be made by calling The Pumphouse at 905-468-5455. We accept Visa or Mastercard over the phone. Donations of $25 will be issued a charitable tax receipt.
We accept donations or sponsorships by mail. By cheque (Payable to “The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre”), Visa or Mastercard (with credit card number, expiry date and name on the card). Donations of $25 will be issued a charitable tax receipt. Please mail your contribution to:
The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre
247 Ricardo Street, P.O. Box 676
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
The Pumphouse Art Association was formed November 1, 1990. The founding members included: Libby Severin, Chair, Di Bellerby, Barbara Ahluwalia and Susan Foster.
Ian Butler, Steering Committee Chairman
Jim Collard, Alderman
Clive Buist, Director of Parks & Recreation
Diane Debenham, Pumphouse Association Chair
Jamie Slingerland, Alderman
Barbara Ahluwalia, Pumphouse Fundraising Chair
John and Norris Walker, of Walker Industries, $220,000
Government of Ontario, Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Recreation Jobs Ontario Program, $195,000
Pumphouse Fundraising, $85,000
Town of Niagara on the Lake, $50,000