Make a Donation!
Help us reach our $45,000 goal this year! When you Give Where You Live! you also have a chance to win one of five unique experiences. There is no limit on the number of entries per person or organization. For each donation level, there will be a box to adjust the number of entries you would like to purchase. For example, one $25 donation is one raffle entry whereas two $25 donations is two raffle entries for the same prize.
Enter the raffle to win a Singing Telegram
Enter the raffle to win a Canvas Painting Party
Enter the raffle to win an Escape Room Challenge
Enter the raffle to win a DC Bombers Party
Choose whatever amount you would like to donate to Give Where You Live!
The top dollar donor wins a Pizza Party and Film at the Astra for your company or organization
Day of Giving
Join us on this day that is dedicated to supporting Arts and Literacy in our community! Raising funds for the Jasper Public Library, Jasper Community Arts, and the historic Astra Theatre. This community-wide event will feature several exciting programs and, most importantly, your opportunity to give back to these community organizations.
Events and Tickets
For tickets for the Very Big Show of Support, click here to purchase tickets on-line!
Click here to view a text-only version of the Day of Giving events
Raffle prizes explained:
- $25 entry: Singing Telegram
If you've got something important or funny to say, let Actor’s Community Theatre say it for you in song. A singing telegram is a memorable treat for everyone involved, and they are perfect for proposals, birthdays, anniversaries, or just for fun. We will work with you to create the experience with a perfect song, memorable costumes, and special props or gifts if you would like.
- $50 entry: Canvas Painting Party
Enjoy a Canvas Painting Party with the Jasper Arts Center! Pick the day, time, and theme of the painting and then leave the rest to us! Painting party is open to kids, adults, or both. Make it a child’s party or an Adult Night Out. Limit 18 total participants. Party will include all supplies, including an 11”x14” wrapped canvas. Refreshments provided.
- $75 entry: Escape Room Challenge
Join the Escape Room craze! The Jasper Public Library is raffling off a private escape room challenge for the winner and 7 of their friends. The Escape Room will be themed and appropriate for any age level. Can you solve the clues and make it out in time?
- $100 entry: DC Bombers Party
Celebrate a birthday or special occasion with the DC Bombers at League Stadium! This prize is for up to 15 kids with a suggested age range of 5-12. Three or four Bombers will attend and play catch, wiffleball, or kickball with the kids. Each attendee will also receive one general admission ticket to a game. This ticket is good for any home game except the fireworks game on or around the 4th of July. The maximum length of the party is 2 hours. The date, time, and game played with the Bombers will be mutually agreed upon in advance by the Bombers and the winner.
- Top Dollar Donation: Pizza and Movie Party at the Astra
Compete to be The Top Dollar Donor Business/Organization contest! The winner will receive a private movie showing for up to 350 at the Astra Theatre with pizza donated by Papa Johns! Get your co-workers/friends together and pool your donations. Make sure you fill in the box that asks who you are donating on behalf of so we can record your donation for your group!
About the Give Where You Live! Campaign
During our second annual Give Where You Live! Day, the focus shifts from last year's theme of construction to this year's theme of on-going programming, maintenance, and equipment needs in order to continue to provide quality entertainment and educational programs for our entire community. Your tax-deductible donation will help us achieve all our goals together!
Our goals this year include the following:
- Jasper Public Library
Programming for all ages, including:
- Guest Authors
- Special Performers
- Unique Programs
- Jasper Community Arts
Updated equipment, including:
- The Next Act (Astra Theatre)
- On-going facility maintenance
- Programming needs
Tax deduction information
The Jasper Public Library serves as fiscal steward for Give Where You Live!, and as such, all donations will be administered by the Jasper Public Library. As a government entity, described by the Internal Revenue Code as a charitable equivalent (EIN #35-6001706), your contribution is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
The Give Where You Live! Committee:
- Linda Kahle, Chairperson
- Emily Colucci-Peak
- Corina Mack
- Jordan Schuetter
- Christine Golden
- Courtney Knies
- Mark Steczyk
How You Can Contact Us
- Christine Golden, Director of the Jasper Public Library
- 812-482-2712 x6115