Friends of the Arts Commission supports the important work being done by arts educators throughout Sacramento. Our initiatives are made possible through the generous donations of people like you. Click the links below to learn more about ways to give, or you can donate now via PayPal by clicking the DONATE button.

Day of Giving

Annual Fundraisers

Muriel P. Johnson Fund for the Arts

You can make a difference!

  • $35 buys art supplies for 30 students for 4 hours of art lessons.
  • $70 buys 30 students an hour of visual or performing arts education led by a teaching artist.
  • $400 buys bus time to send 60 students on an arts field trip.
  • $450-550 pays a Sacramento arts organization to present a school assembly for 400 students.
  • $700 pays a visual or performing artist to teach 10 weeks of arts instruction in a classroom.
  • $1,800 sends 40 teachers or school administrators to professional development to learn how the arts can engage students in learning across all subject areas.

Tax-deductible donations may be made out to Friends of the Arts Commission, and mailed to 1030 15th Street, Suite 240, Sacramento, CA 95814 or via this link: