Annual Giving

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“Distinguished by musical values worthy of the world's greatest stages" - Voix des Arts

The Triangle's only resource for exceptional opera, now in its 11th season.
NCO strives to exceed your expectations with each performance! Because of your support, we are able to attact the best talent in the opera industry to the Triangle, presenting outstanding singers, directors and musicians in iconic artistic experiences sure to thrill you.

Our impact continues to be extraordinary.  
NCO values our collaborative work with other local arts and cultural organizations. Each year, we are broadening our community partnership and accessibility to reach thousands of opera lovers in the Triangle and beyond. 

Please consider making your tax-deductible gift to North Carolina Opera today.  
Ticket sales cover only a third of our expenses. The rest comes from corporations, foundations, government and supporters like YOU! Please use the safe and secure DONATE NOW button below, or mail your gift to North Carolina Opera, 612 Wade Avenue, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27605.

Supporting North Carolina Opera is easy and flexible!
Consider a gift in honor or memory of a friend, loved one or colleague, or consider planned giving options such as indicating NCO in your will or as your insurance policy beneficiary. Call us to discuss more possibilities!

Be a Monthly Sustainer!
Become a sustainer when you make your gift as a recurring monthly donation (credit card is processed on the first day of each month). Call Julie Williams at (919) 792-3856 to set this up! 

Donate shares of stock or a mutual fund!
To donate shares of stock or a mutual fund to North Carolina Opera simply click on the MAKE A STOCK DONATION below. You may complete your donation online through Stockdonator. If you have any quesitons on using Stockdonator, you may contact us directly at (919) 792-3856.

Your tax-deductible donation helps keep the magic of opera alive in the Triangle!  In recognition for your generous contribution, we’re pleased to thank you with personalized benefits and privileges that are designed to enhance your NCO opera experience.
$150+ Friend:
  • Recognition in NCO playbill
  • Advance notice of NCO events and programs
$250+ Supporter:
All benefits of Friend level, plus:
  • First access to purchase NC Opera Gala tickets 
  • Invitations to select pre-performance receptions with artistic staff and NCO leadership

$500+ Sustainer:
All benefits of Supporter level, plus:
  • Invitations to two final dress rehearsals per season
$1,000+ Patron:
All the benefits of Sustainer level, plus:
  • Invitations to all final dress rehearsals
  • Invitation to the intermission and cast party receptions for one production of your choice
$2,500 Benefactor:
All the benefits of Patron level, plus:
  • Invitations to all intermission receptions
  • Invitations to all cast parties