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The Aeolian Hall Musical Arts Association was incorporated in 2007 and received status as a charity in February of 2011.  It is currently operating the Aeolian Performing Arts Centre and its objectives are to sustain and grow its larger Vision and Mission.  In order to continue this pathway, help is needed.  All contributions whether small or large make a huge difference and will help sustain the Aeolian’s future.  Donations can be accepted in the following categories:

  • Production of art, drama, music, workshops, athletic activities, handicrafts, hobbies, and recreation for the benefit of the general public.
  • Support of any educational programs which benefit the general public.
  • Support of outreach programs.
  • Maintenance and repair of our facilities.
  • Equipment, tools, materials, and other items which benefit the above listed objects.
  • Capital funds to purchase or rent more facility.

There are so many ways to support us.

Online

Donate Online at: www.CanadaHelps.org

Write a Cheque

Send a cheque made out to: AHMAA

Call or Visit Us

Make a donation by debit or Credit Card.

A tax receipt can be provided for monetary donations or donations in kind which have an official appraisal.  Donations for services cannot receive a tax receipt as per CRA regulations.

Why Donate

If you are looking to support an organization that cultivates the arts, promotes community, has unique arts education programs, believes in diversity and supports programs for children and youth, do we have an opportunity for you!

The Aeolian is an Ontario Government Registered Non-Profit and has Canadian registered Charity status.

Your donation can support:

  • Our free, intensive afterschool music program El Sistema Aeolian for children and youth
  • Our Aeolian Productions including music of all genres, visual art, dance, film and theatre
  • Pride Men’s Chorus London, a choir open to men of all background and idenitites
  • Rebelheart Collective, a new chamber orchestra with a focus on social justice and accessibility
  • Other programs such as Ignite London and 88 Keys to Inspiration
  • Our preservation of two designated Heritage Buildings:  Aeolian Hall and Bishop Cronyn Memorial Place

 

PATRON PROGRAM

The El Sistema Aeolian Patron Program is for multi-year commitments of 3-5 years supporting the program. It is designed to help offer sustainable funding to ensure the program’s longevity. Patrons support achieving our goal of offering “the gift of music, the gift of community” to participants.

THE PLATINUM PATRON

$2000 annually for a minimum of 3 years

annual Benefits & opportunities each year of your gift:
  • Your name will appear in the Aeolian Annual Report, every Aeolian printed program, every El Sistema printed program, on the Aeolian Website, and a donor profile will be published in the electronic newsletter and on the Aeolian blog;
  • Invitation to Annual Gala event;
    Behind the scenes tour, question & answer opportunities and a reception;
  • Opportunity to participate in meet and greet events with select artists, as organized by Aeolian Productions;
  • Two Complimentary tickets for one Aeolian production each year;
  • Name featured in the Lobby of the Aeolian Education Campus at Bishop Cronyn.

THE GOLD PATRON

$1000 annually for a minimum of 3 years

annual Benefits & opportunities each year of your gift:
  • Your name will appear in the Aeolian Annual report, every printed program, every El Sistema program and on the Aeolian Website;
  • Invitation to Annual Gala event;
    Behind the scenes tour, question & answer opportunities, and a reception;
  • Name featured in the Lobby of the Aeolian Education Campus at Bishop Cronyn.

THE SILVER PATRON

$500 annually for a minimum of 3 years

annual Benefits & opportunities each year of your gift:
  • Your name will appear in the Aeolian Annual report, every printed El Sistema program and on the Aeolian Website.
  • Invitation to Annual Gala event.

THE BRONZE PATRON

$250 annually for a minimum of 3 years

annual Benefits & opportunities each year of your gift:
  • Your name will appear in the Aeolian Annual report, every El Sistema printed program and on the Aeolian Website.

WHY BE A PATRON

Imagine your childhood without the opportunity to hold a musical instrument. Imagine never having felt the excitement of performing for others. Unfortunately, music education has become inaccessible for so many in our community.

Your gift helps in so many ways:

  • Violin: $450
  • Viola: $550
  • Cello: $950
  • Flute: $650
  • Clarinet: $750
  • Trombone: $850
  • Trumpet: $750
  • Supplies/year: $30
  • Set of Strings: $100
  • Instrument Bow: $60
  • Uniform: $50
  • Music Folder: $50
  • Sheet Music/year: $50
  • Music Stand: $60
  • Chair: $100
  • Meals/year: $200

The gift of music, sustainability, culture, the arts and community? The gift of leadership, social curriculum, and mentorship? The gift of family & friends?

Priceless.

 

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

Please contact us by phone at 519-672-7950, by email at info@aeolianhall.ca or donate online at Donate Online at: www.CanadaHelps.org by selecting “El Sistema Patron Program” from the list of funds and indicating the what level you would like to donate at and the term (minimum annual contribution for three years).

Rebelheart Patron Program

The Rebelheart Collective Patron Program is for multi-year commitments of 3-5 years supporting the program. It is designed to help offer sustainable funding to ensure the program’s longevity. Patrons support achieving our goal of offering “the gift of music, the gift of community.”

THE REBELHEART PATRON

$2000 annually for minimum 3 years

Annual benefits & opportunities each year of giving:
  • Your name will appear in the Aeolian Annual Report, every Aeolian printed program, every Rebelheart Collective printed program, on the Aeolian Website, and a donor profile will be published in the electronic newsletter and on the Aeolian blog;
  • Invitation to Annual Gala event;
  • Behind the scenes tour, question & answer opportunities and a reception;
  • Participation in select meet and greet events with Aeolian production artists;
  • Two Complimentary tickets for a select Aeolian production annually for duration of patronship;
  • Reserved seats for every Rebelheart Collective performance;
  • Name featured in the West Lobby of Aeolian Hall.

THE COMMUNITY BUILDER PATRON

$1000 annually for minimum 3 years

Annual benefits & opportunities each year of giving:
  • Your name will appear in the Aeolian Annual report, every printed program, every Rebelheart Collective program and on the Aeolian Website;
  • Invitation to Annual Gala event;
  • Behind the scenes tour, question & answer opportunities, and a reception;
  • Reserved seats for every Rebelheart Collective performance;
  • Name featured in the West Lobby of Aeolian Hall.

THE PROVACATEUR

$500 annually for minimum 3 years

Annual benefits & opportunities each year of giving:
  • Your name will appear in the Aeolian Annual report, every Rebelheart Collective program and on the Aeolian Website.
  • Invitation to Annual Gala event.

THE MUSIC MAKER

$250 annually for minimum 3 years

Annual benefits & opportunities each year of giving:
  • Your name will appear in the Aeolian Annual Report, every Rebelheart Collective printed program and on the Aeolian Website.

THE BENEFACTOR PROGRAM

The Rebelheart Colletive Benefactor Program is for single-year, annually renewable commitments. Like the Patron Program, it is designed to offer sustainable funding to ensure that all financial goals are met such that productions and community events continue to be offered free of charge to all patrons. The goal of the program is to raise $55,000 annually to cover all related program costs.

Benefactors support individual musicians: those that make up the Core Circle, the Internship Circle, and the El Sistema Circle of the Collective. Each musicians’s “Chair” is literally named after the Benefactor, such as the John Smith Rebelheart Chair, First Violin. Twenty-eight chairs are available: 4 Rebelheart Core Circle Chairs, 4 Internship Second Circle Chairs and 20 El Sistema Third Circle Chairs.

 

CORE CIRCLE BENEFACTORS

  • A gift of $10,000, annually renewable.
  • Maximum of 4 benefactors per year.
Benefit to being a Core Circle Benefactor:
  • All the benefits of the Rebelheart patron, plus:
  • Acknowledgement from the stage at every Collective performance;
  • The opportunity to participate in post performance receptions;
  • The opportunity to meet your sponsored musician in person;
  • Participation in exclusive performances of the Rebelheart Collective and other special concerts periodically throughout the seasons.

INTERNSHIP CIRCLE BENEFACTORS

  • A gift of $2500, annually renewable.
  • Maximum of 4 benefactors per year.
Benefit to being an INTERNSHIP Circle Benefactor:
  • All the benefits of the Community Builder Patron, plus:
  • The opportunity to participate in post performance receptions;
  • The opportunity to meet your sponsored musician in person;
  • Participation in exclusive performances of the Rebelheart Collective and other special concerts periodically throughout the seasons.
    Benefit to being an El Sistema Circle Benefactor:

EL SISTEMA CIRCLE BENEFACTORS

  • A gift of $250, annually renewable
  • Maximum 20 benefactors per year.
Benefit to being an El Sistema Circle Benefactor:
  • Your name will appear on the Aeolian Website and in every El Sistema printed program as well as at the Cronyn Music Education Campus;
  • A personal invitation to all El Sistema Concerts.

Honorary Patrons

 

Mr. Matt Alber (2017)

Mr Royal Wood (2017)

platinum patrons

Mr. Chris Collins  & Ms. Elana Johnson (2018)

 

gold patrons

silver patrons

 

 

 

bronze patrons

Mr. Ernest Redekop (2017)

rebelheart patrons

 

community builder patrons

provacateur patrons

 

 

 

music maker patrons

 

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

 

Please contact us by phone at 519-672-7950, by email at info@aeolianhall.ca or donate online at Donate Online at: www.CanadaHelps.org by selecting “El Sistema Gift Catalogue” from the list of funds and indicate what instruments would would like to purchase with your donation.

Planned Giving

The Aeolian welcomes all levels of support, but if you feel that you can give in larger ways, consider us when preparing your Estate Will or any other type of gift giving instrument.  We can assure you that your gift will positively impact greatly on the quality and number of services we provide to the London and region Communities.

Your contribution will leave a memory, enrich people’s lives and support the growth and development of our Mission and Vision.

The Aeolian Hall Musical Arts Association
Charitable Number:  866178916RR0001

Rent The Aeolian

The Aeolian is a beautiful, unique, award-winning location to host your event.

While particularly renowned for its acoustic/live music presentations, the Aeolian is a versatile facility and can host all sorts of events from weddings and parties to conferences and fundraisers.

Give to Culture

Explore the arts. Support your community. Discover yourself.

The Aeolian relies heavily upon a strong base of community support that benefits many projects and events. All contributions, whether small or large, make a huge difference and will help sustain The Aeolian Musical Arts Association’s mission and future.