Benefits of Giving


Donor support is a fundamental source of funding for Round Top Festival Institute. Gifts of all sizes are appreciated. Here are a few ways we express our gratitude during the year of your giving:

Contributors ($50-$149)
  • Listing in the Season Concert Program Book
  • Compact Disc of the Summer Music Festival Highlights
Friends ($150-$499)
   All benefits of Contributors, plus:
  • Invitation to the Summer Music Festival Opening Concert reception
Patrons ($500-$999)
   All benefits of Friends, plus:
  • Invitation to the Summer Music Festival Closing Concert receptions
Fellows ($1,000-$2,499)
   All benefits of Patrons, plus:
  • Invitation to the Annual Fellows Dinner at Festival Hill
Sponsors ($2,500-$4,999)
   All benefits of Fellows, plus:
  • Invitation for you and your guests to private receptions for conductors and soloists
  • Prominent recognition in the Festival Concert Hall
  • Two Annual Season Passes
Guarantors ($5,000-$9,999)
   All benefits of Sponsors, plus:
  • Invitation to lunch with Young Artists during the Summer Music Festival 
    Please call our office to schedule a mutually convenient time for the reception and to select a Festival lunch date.
  • Four Annual Season Passes
Sustainers ($10,000-$24,999)
   All benefits of Guarantors, plus:
  • Reserved parking at all Festival Institute concerts throughout the year
  • Six Annual Season Passes
Benefactors ($25,000-$49,999)
   All benefits of Sustainers, plus:
  • Eight Annual Season Passes
For gifts of $50,000 or more, please send email to or call our office for benefits of giving and contributor's recognition information.

Founders ($50,000-$99,999)
Heritage Circle ($100,000-$499,999)
Guardian's Circle ($500,000-$999,999)
Steward's Circle ($1 Million and above)


The James Dick Foundation for the Performing Arts is an educational, non-profit public foundation as described in sections 501(c)(3) and 170(b)(I)(A)(ii) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donors may deduct contributions made to Round Top Festival Institute (sole project of The James Dick Foundation for the Performing Arts) as provided by section 170 of the Internal Revenue Code. Bequests, Legacies, Devises or Gifts are deductible for federal estate and gift tax purposes as provided by sections 2055, 2106 and 2522 of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions and bequests can be made in the form of cash, securities, insurance or property.