Your Contribution

We rely on your support to sustain the Old Art Building. We ask our generous community to support the Leelanau Community Cultural Center through the Annual Fund, Special Events, Endowment, Planned Giving and through Major Gifts that are meaningful to them. We believe all gifts of any amount can make a difference. 

There are many ways you can contribute to the Leelanau Community Cultural Center. Every gift, regardless of its size, sends a strong message that you are committed to preserving the Old Art Building, and the countless programs and classes that take place within its walls, for generations to come. You may make a gift in a variety of ways including cash, check, credit card and gifts of stock.

Annual Fund

The Annual Fund is the life blood of our operating budget. It enables us to meet a year-round calendar of classes and events with over 600 offerings and presents and fosters over 450 artists, creators, lecturers, musicians, and filmmakers. The Old Art Building hosts nearly 20,000 visitors a year at a cost of $850/day. A gift to the Annual fund enables us to remain a place of generational importance, connection and growth.


Endowment Fund

As with all cultural nonprofits, a stable and predictable revenue stream is paramount to planning our creative calendar. We currently rely on income from our endowment fund to help preserve to Old Art Building and ensure that our programs will remain and be of a quality that continues to enrich and serve our community.


Ann Hall Visiting Artist Program

The Ann Hall Visiting Artist program was begun in the summer of 2006. This program, a long-held goal of the Leelanau Community Cultural Center, was made possible by a special gift from the Hall family. The program is a tribute in memory of Ann Hall, a gifted artist. Donations to this program will help to maintain the vibrancy that the Ann Hall Visiting Artist.


Lizzy Oliver Scholarship Program

The Lizzy Oliver Scholarship Fund was established by the Oliver family in memory of Lizzy Oliver. The funds are available to assist individuals, with an artistic interest, to be involved with LCCC programs.


Legacy Society

Individuals who have made provisions in their will or estate plans to benefit the Leelanau Community Cultural Center are recognized by the Legacy Society. Created in the 95th year of the Old Art Building’s existence, this planned giving opportunity recognizes those who embrace our mission and want to ensure it continues for future generations. Planned Gifts include bequests, trust arrangements, gifts of property, life-income gifts and life insurance. We sincerely thank the members of the Legacy Society for investing in the future of the Leelanau Community Cultural Center. Please contact the office for more information about Planned Giving.


How to Give

Give Online
Our secure online giving allows you to give anytime. Choose from any of the Membership options above.

To give a donation over the phone, please call 231-256-2131 during normal business hours.

Send Us Mail
Checks or money orders should be made payable to “Leelanau Community Cultural Center” and mailed to: LCCC, PO Box 883, Leland, Michigan, 49654

Matching Gifts
If you or your spouse work for a company that matches gifts, you may be able to multiply your impact! Contact your human resources department to find out if your company would match your gift to LCCC.

Stock Gifts
A gift of stock saves you two ways. You avoid capital-gains tax on the increased value and you receive a deduction for the full market value of the stock at the time you make the gift. To ensure proper credit for your gift, it is necessary to notify the OAB office of your contribution, at 231-256-2131. A ‘Contribution of Stock’ form is available here.

Tax ID information
EIN: 38-3052356

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