Please Support the Athenaeum During the Pandemic
Thanks to the generosity of its donors, the Athenaeum has been able to pursue its mission for over 120 years and has undergone a tremendous growth over the past three decades. In these challenging times, we would like to ask you to consider supporting the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library in La Jolla and the Athenaeum Art Center in Logan Heights. Your contribution will make a lasting positive impact in the community by ensuring the Athenaeum's future and the high quality of its offerings.
Explore special naming and memorial opportunities, donations in honor of a loved one, or program sponsorship. Additional ways to contribute are listed below. Please contact Administrative Assistant Sarah Strand at firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message at 858-454-5872 (checked daily) to discuss these opportunities with Auction Chairwoman Patty Rome or Executive Director Erika Torri. Thank you for being a part of the Athenaeum family.
Leave a legacy by naming a space in the library.
$50,000 – Name the Library Office
$25,000 – Name the DVD Collection Space
$10,000 – Name a Book Stack
$1,500 – Name a Brick in the Courtyard
$1,000 – Name a new Stacking Chair for the Music Room
*If your favorite part of the library is not listed, please inquire.
Although the Gala, our largest fundraiser, has been cancelled, we kindly ask you to consider donating the value of a ticket.
$600 – Archangel Donation
$400 – Angel Donation
$250 – General Donation
$10,000 – Sponsor a Chamber Concert
$10,000 – Sponsor a Jazz Concert
$10,000 – Support Programming at the Athenaeum Art Center
$8,000 – Sponsor an Exhibition
$5,000 – Sponsor a one-time Lecture Series
$5,000 – Support our Youth Program at the Athenaeum Art Center
$5,000 - Support our Youth Program in La Jolla
$1,000 – Sponsor a Lecture
$800 – Sponsor a Composer’s Anniversary Concert
$700 – Sponsor an Acoustic Evenings Concert
$400 – Sponsor Printing of an In-house Exhibition Brochure
$300 – Sponsor a Student for an Art Class
$300 – Sponsor a Mini-Concert
*If your favorite program is not listed, please inquire.
How to make a monetary donation to the Athenaeum:
Donate online at ljathenaeum.org/donate. You can also call us and leave a message at 858-454-5872 or email Sarah Strand at email@example.com to schedule a virtual meeting with Executive Director Erika Torri. You are welcome to send your tax-deductible contribution to Erika Torri, Joan & Irwin Jacobs Executive Director, at the library, located at 1008 Wall Street, La Jolla, CA 92037.