Touchstone's 50th Anniversary Campaign
In honor of the first 50 years, Touchstone’s $1.5 Million Anniversary Campaign is a critical step toward its future. Every member of Touchstone’s community can make a difference through meaningful investments in the creative environment, sustainability, and local and regional impact.
Pictured, exhibiting artists: Glenn Horr, Jo Campbell-Amsler, Yoko Sekino-Bové, Nick Ireys, Robin Menard, Kevin Crowe (missing from photo)
Touchstone Center for Crafts invites you to join us at Frank Lloyd Wright's iconic Fallingwater, Mill Run, PA to celebrate
50 YEARS OF ADVANCING ARTS AND CRAFTS EXCELLENCE
Sunday, October 9, 2022 • 3:30PM until 7:00PM
Stroll the grounds and house, enjoy cocktails, music, and seasonal buffet stations.
Visit Touchstone's special exhibition, 'Touchstone: A Half-Century of Craft.'
Work from the exhibition along with additional pieces will be on auction until December 31, 2022.
Touchstone's Executive Director, Lindsay Ketterer Gates and Frederick Bonci of LaQuatra Bonci Assoc. will present 'Touchstone's Vision for the Future.'
Individual donations of $2,500 or more to the 50th Anniversary campaign will receive tickets to the Anniversary Gala. Remaining individual tickets will be available for purchase. Please check back for information.
“What a fantastic opportunity! Sometimes people say they can’t afford workshops like this, but these scholarships help offset and cover expenses. It really does open up opportunities for people.”
Can we count on your support?
50th ANNIVERSARY CAMPAIGN PRIORITIES
CAMPUS RENEWAL & ENHANCEMENT - $1,000,000
Touchstone will complete and initiate campus upgrades to:
LOCAL AND REGIONAL IMPACT AND FUTURE OF THE FIELD- $250,000
SUSTAINABILITY - $250,000
TOUCHSTONE LEGACY SOCIETY – JOIN TODAY!
Individuals who notify Touchstone about existing or newly created future gift intentions by December 31, 2022, will be recognized as founders of the Touchstone Legacy Society.
PIONEERING CRAFT EDUCATION FOR 50 YEARS
Founded as Pioneer Crafts Council in 1972 with an original focus on Appalachian crafts, Touchstone Center for Crafts is Pennsylvania's premier residential craft school.
THE NEXT 50 YEARS DEPENDS ON THE GENEROSITY OF OUR COMMUNITY TODAY
Touchstone’s 50th Anniversary is a tremendous milestone, and we look forward to celebrating with you. It is also the perfect moment to activate our vision for the future.
50th ANNIVERSARY CAMPAIGN LEADERSHIP DONORS
This list will be updated monthly.