How You Can Help Us

 

According to Wikipedia, to sponsor something is to support an event, activity, person, or organization financially or through the provision of products or services. A sponsor is the individual or group that provides the support.
Belmar Arts is always in need of sponsors for exhibitions, fundraising events or building improvements! As a 501(c)(3) non profit organization your sponsorship may be tax-deductible and a receipt will be provided for all donations. As a thank you, we will list you or your business as a sponsor here on our website and on all event or exhibition publicity! This is a wonderful way to let your friends and customers know that you support the arts! Sponsorship can be in any amount and payment can be made online or mailed to: Belmar Arts Center, 608 River Road, Belmar, NJ 07719

We are currently seeking sponsorships for:
– wine and refreshments for our opening receptions and events throughout the year
-cash or merchandise awards for our juried exhibits
-resurfacing our cement floors approx. cost $7500 or donated services

Thank you to our 2016-17 Sponsors:
D’Jais of Belmar
Home Depot of Neptune
Gelfand Family Foundation
Sweet! 10th Ave. in Belmar
10th Ave. Burrito in Belmar
Taylor Hardware
La Dolce Vita in Belmar
Brandl’s in Belmar
Belmar Tourism Commission
Spark Marketing
Belmar Business Partnership
Belmar Library
Whole Foods in Wall
Friendly Sons on Shillelagh of the Jersey Shore
Atlantic Showcases Sales & Rentals in Neptune
Hal Kahn
Sue Crosby

 

 

As a non-profit organization, we are always very conscious of our operating expenses!
We gladly accept in-kind donations to help us control these costs!
Your donation may be tax deductible and receipts will be provided upon request. Donations may be dropped off at the Belmar Arts Center during Gallery hours or mailed to: Belmar Arts Center, 608 River Road, Belmar, NJ 07719!

Our current wish list items are:

-white copy paper (8.5″ x 11″)
-toner cartridges for Canon Imageclass Laser Printer (Black, Cyan, Yellow and Magenta #118)
-Avery #5877 Laser White Printable Business Cards
-gift cards for Staples, Amazon, Michaels, AC Moore, Home Depot, Lowes or Dollar Tree stores
-K Cups – coffee, tea or cocoa
– 8oz. hot or cold disposable beverage cups
-5 oz. plastic disposable wine cups
– 6 or 8 ft. fiberglass ladder
– plastic kitchen garbage can (white or black)
– drawstring kitchen trash bags
– rolls and C- fold type paper towels
– toilet tissue
-hand soap
– LED replacement bulbs: Soraa LED PAR30 12.5 Watt- Long Neck #01483- 100W Equal – 8 Deg. Narrow Spot Flood – 2700 Kelvin – Warm White
available at www.1000bulbs.com
-portable LED studio lamps for classroom use
APG Vasario 1616 cash drawer and cable (for use with bluetooth printer and PayPal here app for iPad)

One of the best ways to meet other members of Belmar Arts and support this organization is to volunteer your time!
Receipts will be provided for students requiring service hours.
All volunteers are warmly welcomed and will be paired with a “veteran” member or staff to show you the ropes!

Gallery Greeters
Volunteers are needed for a 2 or 4 hour time each week during Gallery hours to greet visitors in the Gallery, answer inquiries and assist with office tasks.

Exhibit Installation Help
Many hands make easier work! Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs. and climb a step ladder. We always welcome help with this task!

Set Up/Clean Up
Help is always welcome for all receptions/events! Must be able to lift about 20lbs., set up of chairs, tables & refreshments as well as clean up. Please arrive 30 minutes before any reception to assist or stay an extra 15 minutes to help clean up.

Building and Grounds Maintenance
Occasional help needed with minor repairs, trash removal, weed control, snow removal and painting.

Stop by during Gallery hours or email us!