2606, 2017

Guest Blogger: Rob Shakespeare

June 26th, 2017|

We invite you to read why Lotus Education & Arts Foundation board president Rob Shakespeare is passionate about supporting the Lotus mission:
Lotus is such a gift to Bloomington, the surrounding counties, and to Indiana! I am so appreciative of serving on the board of this organization with its far reaching mission and impact.
The Festival is […]

1405, 2014

Endowment Spotlight: Keith Lyle

May 14th, 2014|

Louisville resident Dr. Keith B. Lyle discovered the Lotus World Music and Arts Festival in 2005 – and hasn’t missed one since. After attending his first few Festivals, Keith became an annual donor to the Lotus-Fitzgerald Endowment. “To me, Lotus is a gift,” he says. “I want to pass it on to others, too.”

402, 2014

Lotus Endowment News

February 4th, 2014|

The Lotus-Fitzgerald Endowment balance has doubled in just two years, now totaling nearly $400,000. We owe special thanks to the year-end donors who chose to add a little more to their annual gift to help us increase the endowment, and we hope our generous donors and friends will keep this momentum going as we look ahead toward our $1M target. […]

2810, 2013

Endowment Spotlight: Paul Sturm

October 28th, 2013|

The first twenty years have been good to Lotus — and we’re growing our endowment, to ensure that the Festival will be around for another 20 years. Donors like Paul Sturm are helping us realize that vision. “The best way I can feel fulfilled in my relationship with Lotus,” he says, “is to create a foundation for its future.” […]

2803, 2013

Growing a Perennial Lotus

March 28th, 2013|

We’re proud to celebrate 20 years of Lotus. We’ve got deep roots in our community, and we’re growing tall. […]