Ways to Give

A scene from Act II of Austin Opera’s production of La bohème, April 2019.


By Mail

Checks payable to Austin Opera
Attn: Development Department
3009 Industrial Terrace, Suite 100
Austin, TX 78758

Monthly Giving

Support the Opera year-round by authorizing a monthly recurring gift of $10 or more on your credit card. You’ll begin receiving donor benefits and recognition at the donor level equal to 12 months of giving as soon as you set up your pledge.

Matching Gifts

Did you know that over 18 million individuals work for companies that offer matching gift programs, and that an additional $2–$3 billion is donated through matching gifts annually? Many companies in Austin have matching gift programs–contact your company’s personnel office to find out if your donation can be matched, you’ll make your gift go twice as far while receiving additional donor benefits!

• 3M
• Apple
• Applied Materials
• AT&T
• Chevron
• Cirrus Logic

• Cisco
• Dell
• Google
• Hewlett-Packard

• Johnson & Johnson
• Microsoft
• National Instruments
• Pfizer
• Silicon Labs

Gifts of Stock

Make a gift of appreciated stock directly to Austin Opera and you may qualify for a tax deduction based on the fair market value of the stock and avoid capital gains tax. Please consult your financial advisor for more information. Please contact Jennifer Basten, Chief Advancement Officer, at 512-610-7671 or [email protected] for stock transfer instructions.

Memorial and Honorary Gifts

Honorary and memorial gifts are a meaningful way to mark an important occasion or pay tribute to someone who loves the Opera. Your gift will be recognized in our upcoming performance program, you will receive an acknowledgment for your tax-deductible gift, and the recipient or recipient’s family will receive a gift card letting them know of your contribution. Make a gift by calling 512-610-7668.