Support the Johanna Meier Opera Theatre Institute and sponsored events

Your generosity will help to enrich young lives.  Each tax-deductible gift will support the Johanna Meier Opera Theatre Institute, the Young Performers Competition, multiple performances and lectures and opera education scholarships.  Donors will be recognized in performance programs and publications.

Please consider a donation at one of the levels listed below:

$25     Friend: This gift may help with class materials or costume rentals.

$50     Supporter: This gift may help with prizes for the Young Performers Competition.

$100   Donor: This gift may help with scholarships for opera students.  You receive a free ticket to the pre-opera dinner and one opera night performance.

$250   Sponsor: This gift may help needy young people to attend performances or scholarships for opera students. You receive a free ticket to the pre-opera dinner and one opera night performance.

$500   Benefactor: This gift may help with stipends for distinguished faculty.  you receive two free tickets to the pre-opera dinner and opera night performance. 

Other:  All gifts bring vitality and excellence to the Institute's programs of education and contribute to the quality of life in our unique and beatiful community of Spearfish. 

Payment can by by check to JMOTI (Johanna Meier Opera Theatre Institute), mailed to Dr. Nancy Roberts, 1200 University St. Unit 9003, Spearfish, SD 57799-9003. 

Thank you to our many donors:

Benefactors

  • Sandra and Tad Addy
  • Guido Della Vecchia and Johanna Meier  
  • Holly Downing and David Post
  • South Dakota Arts Council  
  • Vucurevich Foundation 

Sponsors

  • Dan and Judy Farrington
  • Black Hills Chapter NSDAR
  • Northern Black Hills Rotary Club
  • Alyce Schavone
  • Catherine Polley 

Donors 

  • Rosalie and Herb Aslesen
  • Susan Callahan
  • Judy and Tom Flickema
  • Renner Engineering
  • Linda Rogers and Randy Leinen
  • Thomas Matthews
  • Stephen and Celeste Parker
  • Sarah Rogers
  • Priscilla Young Romkema
  • William L. Vance
  • Connie White

Supporters 

  • LaVerne and Lyle Cook
  • Lennis and Judy Larson

Friends

  • JoAnn and Max Durgin  

In-kind

  • Sandra Addy
  • Guido Della Vecchia and Johanna Meier
  • Friends of Opera
  • KSLT News Station