Support Us

There are many ways to support the Art Center.

As a non-profit organization, we rely on your generous support to bridge the gap between tuition and operating expenses, as well as to help fund our scholarship and outreach programs. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation today, so that we may continue to offer an engaging art-making experience for the many diverse communities of San Francisco.

1. Help us meet our 2014 fundraising goal!

$25 donation will purchase program supplies like pastels, paper, and paint.
$50 donation helps purchase classroom supplies such as new paint smocks, new painting wall materials, or a screen for light projections.
$100 sponsors 2 drop-in afternoons in one of our summer Big Kid Weekly Workshops.
$250 provides a 10-week session scholarship in our studio.

2. In-Kind Donations

Recycled art and sculpture materials
Mixed paper

3. Shop at our partners, buy Art Center goods

Farm Fresh to You is a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) program that delivers organic, local produce to your home or office. Receive $10 off your first box of fresh, organic produce conveniently delivered right to your door and Farm Fresh To You will donate $15 back to the SFCAC!

 It's Quick and Easy to Sign Up! Here's How: 

  1. SIGN UP ONLINE at or call 1-800-796-6009
  3. CUSTOMIZE YOUR SERVICE - Pick the best box option for you! Select your preferred size, delivery frequency and start date. 

Cole Hardware is a locally owned business in San Francisco and is the source for all of your hardware needs and more. They have four retail stores located at Cole & Parnassus, 29th & Mission, 4th & Market, and on Polk Street at the corner of Green. Known for their excellent customer service and their standard hardware tools they also offer gifts, housewares, and ideas! Every time you make a purchase, 10% of the total transaction is donated to the Art Center. It's easy! When you check out, just give the cashier our Frequent Shopper Account number *1231.

Socialvest is a cause-based shopping platform that gives you an opportunity to earn money for the causes you care about every time you shop online. Anytime you shop at one of 100's of participating retailers including Amazon, Target, Gap, Nordstrom and more, a percentage of your total purchase will be donated to the Art Center at no cost to you!

How to Get Started: 

  1. SIGN UP: Create a free account here. Once you’ve signed up, your Socialvest earnings will automatically be donated to us every month.
  2. GET SHOPPING: Make sure you download the free browser app. It’s an easy tool that allows you to go directly to a participating retailer’s sites. With the app, you can also search for retailers or products through Google or Bing and discover new earning opportunities!
  3. EARN AND GIVE: Each Socialvest retailer gives back anywhere 1-35% of the total purchase amount at no additional cost to you. Once you’ve made a purchase, your giving dollars will automatically be donated to the Art Center. You can keep track of the impact you have on your Socialvest account page.

Buy Art Greeting Cards
Purchase Art Center Greeting Cards! All proceeds benefit the Art Center's programs. See Card Gallery