Bring the world to our youngest audiences through
Lotus Blossoms Educational Outreach

Your business or individual support brings interactive performances by international music artists to rural/underserved schools and communities across south-central Indiana.  You also help create free public workshops for all ages, activities for at-risk youth, and a vibrant “world bazaar” where students and families participate in active learning about diverse cultural traditions.  Blossoms serves ~8,000 children annually with ~20-30 programs each year; since its inception, Blossoms has served 120,000+ children…and counting.

Producer $5,000+
Present our educational outreach programming to over 8,000 children

Your presenting-level support assists Lotus in continuing to bring world-class global ambassadors into our schools and communities by ensuring Lotus Blossoms annual programming.

  • Presenting Sponsor name & logo displayed prominently on all Blossoms promotional materials: posters, fliers, venue signage
  • Invitation to Lotus Festival Patrons Reception
  • Two complimentary Lotus Festival Weekend Passes
  • All of the benefits below

Adopt-A-School Sponsor $1,000+
Fully underwrite a school performance

Your support enables Lotus to subsidize 100% of the cost for a performance at a school that meets sponsorship criteria.

  • Sponsor name & logo on all Blossoms promotional materials: posters, fliers, venue signage
  • Sponsor name featured in all Blossoms email announcements, web pages, and press releases
  • Sponsor recognized at all Blossoms school performance, workshop, and public event stage announcements
  • Sponsor matched with a school to get to know the students you are supporting, invitation to attend a private performance or the Bazaar school day
  • All of the benefits below

Performance Partner $300+
Join with a school to bring the world to students

Your support helps to keep Lotus programming affordable and accessible for schools. Many schools in the area recognize the impact of Lotus Blossoms and budget for the program.  Schools pay a subsidized amount of $300 to bring an artist to their children, and we look to generous donors to help cover the rest.

  • Partners acknowledged at selected school performances / public event stage announcements
  • All of the benefits below

Program Patron up to $300
Invest in the 20+ annual activities

Your support helps keep Blossoms public programs free for participants of all ages, backgrounds, and income levels. Patron support helps offset the direct costs of artists fees, equipment, and space rental for all Lotus Blossoms Programming, including public workshops, the Lotus Blossoms World Bazaar, master classes, and underserved community group performances.

  • Donors listed on Blossoms web page and recognized as a Friend of Lotus, and acknowledged at selected school performances
  • Applicable Friends of Lotus benefits (website list, etc.)

For more information, contact Development Director Kristin Varella:
kristin@lotusfest.org  |  812-336-6599