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Other Ways to Support:


JAC can accept gifts of stock & other types of investments.

You can donate to JAC directly through your IRA. 

Your contribution to JAC may be doubled through a Matching Gift. Many local and national companies will match the charitable contributions of their current and retired employees.

A legacy gift to JAC through your will, trust or other planned gift will ensure that the Jacoby Arts Center will continue to be enjoyed for generations to come.

Please contact for more information

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The arts make all of our lives better, our neighborhoods richer, & our community stronger.

Jacoby Arts Center is a 501c3 committed to Engaging Imaginations & Enriching Lives in the Riverbend through art  - but we can't do it without YOU!


Your donation helps Jacoby to:

  • Reach & Impact the Riverbend Area through Art

  • Engage Imaginations & Enrich Lives in our Community

  • Help LOCAL Artists get paid 

  • Inspire the community through free public art exhibits

  • Keep paid events affordable and free events free

  • Provide class scholarships to those in need

  • Make exploring art accessible to ALL 

Every Penny Counts.
No act of generosity is too small to make a difference.
ALL donations are tax-deductible & make you a member of Jacoby Arts Center. 


Member benefits include: 

  • early access to programs and classes via our monthly newsletter

  • special member event invites and discounts

Show the Community you LOVE the ARTS!
Gifts of $500+ include Sponsor benefits, for Companies & Individuals. 

Thank You to our Patron Sponsors who funded JAC programs in 2021:
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Jacoby Arts Center is funded in part by grants from the Illinois Arts Council Agency with support from the National Endowment for the Arts and by the Arts and Education Council.
is a 501c3 that nurtures and promotes the practice and appreciation of the arts through
Education, Exhibitions, Cultural Programming, and Outreach Initiatives.
Engaging Imaginations & Enriching Lives

The Art Center occupies the former Jacoby's Furniture building in downtown Alton, IL. 

The Main Floor features Art Galleries, Performance Venue, and gift shop. 

The Lower Level features our Art Classroom, Ceramics Studio, and

Artist Studios.

Location & Gallery Hours


Jacoby Arts Center

627 E Broadway

Alton, IL 62002



Tuesday CLOSED
Wednesday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 10
am - 5pm
Friday 10
am - 5pm
Saturday 10
am - 5pm
Sunday 12pm - 4pm

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