Support

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Thank you for your interest in generously supporting performances and education offered by JazzBuffalo to the Greater Buffalo Community.

JazzBuffalo has touched the lives of many in Greater Buffalo and helped build a spirit of community across the divides that continue to characterize life in and around Buffalo. We are grateful to all of you for making it possible for our growing organization to make a significant contribution to the future of Buffalo.

Your generous support will enable JazzBuffalo to bring high-quality and world-class jazz performances to Buffalo.  Additionally, through the JazzBuffalo Jazz For The Next Generation program, to bring music education to underserved children throughout the community.

Suggested levels of donations:

Note: Arts Services Initiatives is generously serving as our initial Fiscal Sponsor.  When making a donation, after you click on Donate and are directed to PayPal, please click on the PayPal "Add Special Instructions" field and type in either "JazzBuffalo" or "For JazzBuffalo".  Tax-deductible donation letters will be generated by ASI - JazzBuffalo. Thank you for your support!

Improv

$1+
  • Like free jazz, give freely any amount you feel you would like to give from $1 on up to help JazzBuffalo!

I Love Jazz

$50
  • You love jazz and staying up to date with JazzBuffalo!

Jazz Is Great For Buffalo!

$75
  • You want more world-class jazz performances like JazzBuffalo has presented in the past two years!

Keep JazzBuffalo Alive!

$100
  • You have come to depend on JazzBuffalo as your #1 resource for all things jazz in Buffalo!

Keep Jazz Alive!

$250
  • Keeping the art form of jazz alive is important to you and you want to see more programs for economically challenged children to be exposed to jazz and musical instruments!

I Believe In The Dream!

$500
  • You believe in the dream that jazz is an essential part of the Greater Buffalo’s ability to bridge divides and to enrich the lives of those who make Greater Buffalo a great place to live!

JazzBuffalo (Greater Buffalo Jazz Society, Inc.) is a non-profit, exempt organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) (pending status) of the Internal Revenue Code. All donations to JazzBuffalo (Greater Buffalo Jazz Society, Inc.) serve to fund our education and performance programs in the community and are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Sponsor

Invest in the Cultural Future of Greater Buffalo!

JazzBuffalo celebrates the diversity of jazz, the cultural significance jazz has to the history and future of Buffalo, and its transformational ability to bring hundreds and thousands of people together in community.

Investing in JazzBuffalo, with sponsorships, gives your organization the chance to participate in enriching the Greater Buffalo Community’s cultural, music, and arts assets.  At the same time, your organization’s contribution will foster brand awareness, organizational goodwill, employee engagement with the community, and unique business-to-audience experiences.

Your sponsorship will make it possible for JazzBuffalo to produce world-class jazz performances and to developing enriching educational programs that serve the community.  Such efforts will enhance the community’s reputation throughout the region and country as an arts, music, and cultural destination.  Bringing visitors to Greater Buffalo who seek memorable jazz and cultural experiences.

JazzBuffalo is seeking sponsorships at the following levels:

Fan

$1 - $999

Friend

$1,000

Bronze

$2,500

Silver

$5,000

Gold

$10,000

Platinum

$20,000

Elite

$30,000

JazzBuffalo welcome the opportunity to customize sponsorship support to create favorable media impressions, networking opportunities, VIP events, on-site presence, and more.

Please contact JazzBuffalo to arrange for receiving more details and to establish a sponsorship with the Greater Buffalo Community’s premier jazz organization.

Sponsorship Contact:

Tony Zambito, Executive Director

tony.zambito@jazzbuffalo.org

JazzBuffalo welcome the opportunity to customize sponsorship support to create favorable media impressions, networking opportunities, VIP events, on-site presence, and more.

Please contact JazzBuffalo to arrange for receiving more details and to establish a sponsorship with the Greater Buffalo Community’s premier jazz organization.

Sponsorship Contact:

Tony Zambito, Executive Director

tony.zambito@jazzbuffalo.org

Volunteer with Jazz Buffalo

In just a few short years, JazzBuffalo has become an integral part of the Greater Buffalo cultural, music, and arts community.  Touching the lives of many and bringing music-oriented arts experience to the enjoyment of many.

This growth now means JazzBuffalo needs your help!

We are looking for help in the following organizational development areas:

Social Media

Audience Development

E-marketing

Grant Writing

E-ticketing

Web Applications

Content Creation

Internet Live Streaming

Sponsorship Development

Non-profit organization development

We are also looking for volunteers to help support concert events and series produced by JazzBuffalo.  These efforts can include ticket sales, registration, merchandise sales, greeters, ushers, stage crew, sign and poster distribution around town, silent auction solicitation, and other volunteer activities.

BECOME A JAZZBUFFALO AMBASSADOR!

If you will like to support the growth of JazzBuffalo, fill out the JazzBuffalo Volunteer Application to become a JazzBuffalo Ambassador.  Your tie and energy are needed!

Venue Support

CONTINUE TO BENEFIT FROM JAZZBUFFALO!

Since JazzBuffalo first began with its website publicizing jazz events throughout Greater Buffalo in 2014, performance and club venues have benefited from the increase in jazz awareness and promotion.  Generating increased revenues from the audience and attendance building efforts of JazzBuffalo.  JazzBuffalo continues to receive unique site visits in the hundreds each day and the newsletter e-mailing list has grown substantially.  Meaning venues are benefiting from uniquely targeted reach to a captive audience.

This level of promotion will continue as it is JazzBuffalo’s mission to build jazz awareness and appreciation throughout the community.  We are, going forward, seeking the support from the venues in the Greater Buffalo Community who benefit from the JazzBuffalo event calendaring, listings, and built-in promotion.

JazzBuffalo is seeking venues to support JazzBuffalo as follows:

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To share JazzBuffalo listings of their events on Social Media

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To organize JazzBuffalo Presents events that benefit the community

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To establish a link to JazzBuffalo on their own websites

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Support JazzBuffalo fundraising events

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Give consideration to becoming a monetary sponsor to JazzBuffalo

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To establish a policy whereby artists and performers agree to have their events listed on JazzBuffalo

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Contribute in any way possible that further develop JazzBuffalo’s capabilities to serve the Greater Buffalo Community

Annual contributions, in the manner of the above, will help to ensure a high rate of return on the event calendaring and promotion that is part of JazzBuffalo’s purpose.

Venues can contact:

Tony Zambito, Executive Director

tony.zambito@jazzbuffalo.org

Fundraising Events

Support JazzBuffalo Fundraisers!

JazzBuffalo will look to building its future with planned fundraisers.  It is our plan to create a centerpiece annual fundraiser that will revolve around the annual JazzBuffalo Poll.  The JazzBuffalo Poll now generates over 3,000 vote submissions annually and is highly anticipated by the community.

Look for future announcements and information on JazzBuffalo fundraisers!