Join our community

Corporate support is integral to our fundraising and positions your company as a strong community partner – one focused on the education and development of Metro Vancouver’s vulnerable children. Corporate partners help us grow a strong, impactful, and creative community that’s accessible to all.

At Arts Umbrella, we are proud of our many partnerships and strive to grow them in mutually beneficially ways. Your support lets at-risk youth discover collaboration, confidence, and community through the arts – and helps Arts Umbrella inspire creativity for good.

Event Sponsorship

Event sponsorship is the perfect way to contribute to Arts Umbrella while increasing your organization’s profile as a strong community supporter. Our signature events not only contribute significant funds to Arts Umbrella, but also help introduce many new people to the organization as event attendees and as volunteers.

Our high-profile fundraising events include:

Splash – our Annual Art Auction and Gala

The Nicola Wealth Invitational — our Annual Arts Umbrella Golf Tournament


More Information

For more information about sponsoring a signature fundraising event, please contact Nicola Houston, Director, Special Events, at 604.416.3323.

Program Support

Arts Umbrella’s quality programs inspire creativity for good. With the support of corporate, foundation, and individual donors, Arts Umbrella is able to provide children with the highest calibre arts training, regardless of a family’s financial situation. Program support covers direct costs for classes at our Granville Island facility, our Surrey studios, or for one of the many community programs offered free-of-charge to communities that need it most. Program support is an ideal way to contribute and position yourself as a strong community partner interested in the education and development of children in Metro Vancouver.

More information

A customized range of benefits, including recognition and a tax receipt, is available to Arts Umbrella Program Donors. For more information about support opportunities, please contact Kate Galicz,, 604 416 3320. Arts Umbrella Association Charitable Registration Number: 11885 2300 RR0001