Exciting news for 2017 Donors! The Bob & Sally Purvis Challenge will match all new and increased gifts to Artistry.

Just in time for year-end gifts of all sizes and types – Artistry friends have a chance to double their support. Dedicated Artistry “super fans” Bob & Sally Purvis believe in the power of theater and visual arts to transform people and communities. And they know that it takes financial resources well beyond ticket sales and other earnings to make the joy of arts participation accessible to all.

To expand the family of donors that makes our work possible, Bob & Sally have issued the Purvis Challenge: this fiscal year, they will match all new gifts to Artistry and all increased gifts from current donors up to $50,000.

You can make your match-eligible gift to Artistry in any of the following ways:

  • online via
  • by phone at 952-563-8575;
  • by mail to Artistry, Bloomington Center for the Arts, 1800 W. Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington MN 55431 (click here for a downloadable contribution form you can print and send with your gift); or
  • by transferring appreciated stock. For the information you need to support Artistry in this way, please call the phone number above.

Thank you so much for your support!