Young Donor Society

40 or younger? The Young Donor Society (YDS) can’t wait to meet you. YDS individuals foster appreciation for cultural vibrancy by engaging with the 40-and-under demographic. Each YDS member makes an annual gift of $500 or more to ASC and enjoys recognition as a leadership donor. The group receives invitations to special events and exclusive ticket offers. Membership can even presents unique volunteer opportunities within the Charlotte-Mecklenburg community. You can have an impact, so join today.

Contact Robert Touchstone, Vice President of Philanthropy, for further information at or 704-335-3051.


YDS members connect with the cultural community and each other through a variety of engagement opportunities throughout the year. Take a look at how YDS members connected with Culture For All in 2018!

  • January 2018: Kickoff Connect With Culture Day
  • February 2018: Wing Haven Backyard Bird Count Meet-Up
  • March 2018: Exclusive Student-Led Tour of Studio 345 and Trimester Celebration Performance
  • April 2018: Family Inclusive event at Carolinas Aviation Museum and Discovery Place Science
  • May 2018: Kings Drive Art Walk Meet-Up
  • June 2018: YDS Creative Individuals Panel; Access, Opportunity & The Arts
  • August 2018: ASC Education Expo Volunteer Opportunity
  • September 2018: Family-Inclusive Event at Discovery Place Nature
  • October 2018: Exclusive Carolinas Voices Dress Rehearsal
  • December 2018: YDS Signature Event

2017 Young Donor Society Signature Event at Camp North End