Join Us

At the Arts Council, we develop and deliver cultural events, rigorous arts education programs for all ages, cultural policy and creative placemaking initiatives across Mariposa County. This work is made possible by people who share our vision, like our Members, Sponsors, Volunteers and donors.

Become a Member

By giving financial support to the Arts Council, Members make a measurable difference in our community as catalysts for creativity, inspiration, discovery and civic engagement.

With support from our Members, we deliver high-level programming, policies, and project for everyone in Mariposa, including the following groups and individuals: regional visual artists, performing and teaching artists; at-risk and system engaged youth; students K-12, older adults, incarcerated individuals, veterans, visitors to Mariposa County, and every Mariposa County resident.


Designed to be both accessible and budget-friendly, this easy Membership option allows you to pay a small amount each month on an automatic recurring basis.

These Memberships are available at the following support levels:
$5.00 | $10.00 | $20.00 | $30.00 | $40.00 | Custom Amounts (over $40)

Annual Memberships allow you to give more at once, either with a one-time payment or an automatic renewal each year.

These Memberships are available at the following support levels:
$40.00 | $75.00 | $100.00 | $200.00 | $500 | Custom Amounts (over $500)


Besides enjoying all the Arts Council’s year-round public programs and cultural events that we provide in Mariposa, Members at every level receive exclusive benefits as a token of our appreciation:

  • Discounted admission to all ticketed events and classes
  • 10% off all purchases at the Treetop Gallery and Art Shows
  • Special reports from our Director on projects & programs
  • Exclusive participation opportunities and Arts Council swag
  • 25% discount at Happy Isles Art Center day-classes in Yosemite National Park with code MAC25.
  • Plus, your membership is tax-deductible (Tax ID# 94-275397)

Modifying or Gifting a Membership

You can give Membership as a gift, make change your Membership, or see your current status at any time. Email us at or give us a call at (209) 966-3155 so we can assist you.

One-Time Donations

We also always accept one-time donations at any amount. Though special benefits are exclusive to Members, these gifts are welcomed and appreciated.

Start Volunteering

Arts Council Members, Mariposa residents and visitors all have an open invitation to volunteer at the Arts Council. Our public programs and involvement opportunities are fluid throughout the year, but we’re always happy to connect whether you’re looking to help promote our work, share your skills, or lend a hand during our public programs or events.

Become a Sponsor

Now accepting sponsorships for Music on the Green, 2021!

Corporations, businesses, and organizations can help support and bring back live concerts in Mariposa while simultaneously maximizing their exposure and community impact. Sponsors are recognized on our wide-reaching program promotion through local press, social media, online interface, marketing material and more. Become a sponsor by June 7, 2021 for inclusion.