We support MCC because we believe MCC's commitment to sing for justice and peace is a powerful force for changing us as individuals and a society. As a local business owners we want the community to know we share this important mission.
Kim Gallagher, Continuum Physical Therapy
MCC is dependent on memberships, charitable donations, grants sponsorships and business underwriters to fulfill its mission to sing as a community for the community.
Annual and Special Appeals
MCC circulates a mailed Annual Appeal in late spring-early summer and again each fall, asking for tax deductible charitable gifts to support the operating budget. Additional requests are made through our web page, concert programs, special appeals, including Director's Circle membership. Payments and donations can be made by using the Donate tab on this website.
Examples of how your support helps:
- $25 will purchase 10 copies of music for the Children's or Youth Chorus
- $50 will pay for the rental of 20 concert seats
- $80 will provide a semester scholarship for an adult or child
- $100 will rent chorus rehearsal space for one evening
- $250 will support one concert musician
- $500 will qualify the donor for Director's Circle membership and support special projects
MCC welcomes the opportunity to partner with local businesses, through the sponsorship of concert or programs and the purchase of concert advertising. Special benefit packages can be developed to meet a sponsor's needs. Sponsorship's range from $25 (small concert ad) to $10,000 (concert sponsorship).
Interested businesses are asked to contact MCC at 207.975.0582 to set up an appointment to explore possible partnerships with the Board and staff.
MCC recognizes the importance of foundation grants to sustain services and to develop outreach initiatives to foster singing communities. Interested grantors are asked to contact MCC at 207.975.0582 to speak with our Board Chairman about foundation grant possibilities.
Midcoast Community Chorus is a 501C3 organization and donations are tax deductible under IRS guidelines.