Donate – Become an Investor in AWE

How’s your heart and soul portfolio? Does your return on investment include awe, wonder, and amazement? Arts Whistler is seeking Investors in Arts Whistler Experiences (AWE)—people passionate about their social return on investment who want to develop creativity, connection, passion, and wondrous possibilities for our community and all who visit.

The arts are needed now more than ever to open hearts and minds, to question the status quo, and to be a catalyst for innovation, ideas, and creative thinking. Arts and culture experiences build social connections and foster a sense of belonging – vital elements in a community like Whistler.

Thank you for your donation

As a registered charity, Arts Whistler will issue you a tax receipt for 100% of your donation.
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Here’s what your investment does:

Supporting Our Community

  • We provide Art Labs, drop-in nights, and creative workshops that encourage life-long learning and fun
  • We present national and international artists, musicians, and comedians who connect with and inspire our community
  • We offer thought-leader speaker programs and gallery exhibitions that push us out of our comfort zone, make us think critically, and ask questions about the world around us
  • We market and promote all of Whistler’s arts, culture, and heritage groups, programs, and events, providing the community with easy access to diverse creative options

Supporting Local Children and Youth

  • Youth-focused workshops and school outreach programs foster self-expression, participation, creativity, and confidence
  • The Whistler Children’s Festival makes the arts hands-on, accessible, and fun for youngsters in our community
  • Child and family art sessions provide opportunities for families to be creative together
  • Our Student Art Awards annually acknowledge the creative accomplishments of our Grade 7 and Grade 12 students in Whistler, Pemberton, and Lil’wat Nation

Supporting Local Talent/Creative Community

  • We present local performer showcases that expose our talent to the world
  • Our gallery exhibitions and The Gift Shop give a platform to and showcase local visual artists and artisans
  • We offer professional development sessions so more artists and creatives can make their living through the arts
  • Creative skills workshops help develop our artists’ talents and techniques

Together let’s awaken wonder, unleash creative adventure, and stoke curiosity. The world needs more connection, more creativity, more heart and soul—let’s give it to them. Become an Investor in AWE today and play an integral role in keeping your community creative.

As a registered charity, Arts Whistler will issue you a tax receipt for 100% of your donation.

Your Investment in AWE provides an excellent social return on investment and a few perks for you as a thank you from Arts Whistler…

Contact our AWEsome Development Officer, Emily Suckling to chat about your investment: 604.935.8235 or