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MTVarts, a group of amazing volunteers, is doing amazing things for our community.

If you believe and can imagine more, join us and together we will grow!

Mail your tax-deductible check to MTVarts. 1558 Coshocton Avenue PMB 168. Mount Vernon. OH. 43050

or click on the link above to donate online.

2014 Donors

The Ariel Foundation $50,000 for warehouse renovation; $10,000 for general operating

The Community Foundation of Mount Vernon and Knox County, $5,000 for The Classics, Black Scrim, Shrek Ogre Costumes
The Ariel Corporation, $1350 for rental of travel rigging - Shrek
Foster's Pharmacy, $1000 Big Ticket Patron - Shrek
Dan Bockover, $500 Shrek Big Ticket Patron - Shrek
Domino's Pizza, $500 Big Ticket Patron - Shrek

Sally and Joe Nelson Family Fund, $500 Big Ticket Patron - Little Mermaid Jr.
The Richard and Arline Landers Foundation, $500 Big Ticket Patron - Little Mermaid Jr.

Denise Conway, $250; Dick and Joanne Snow, $200 in memory of "Pete" Dilley; Ted & Diane Dingler, $200; Carrie Haver, $100; Mr. & Mrs. Mark Evans in honor of Megan Evans, $100; Dick and Nancy Laslo, $75; Ruth Griffing, $50; Barbara Barry, $50; Joyce Skocic, $50; Barbara Brooks, $27; Marilyn Mullin, $25; Keith and Joy Harris, $25; Paragraphs Book Store, $25; Warren Wolfe, $20; Robert Burney, $15;

Kroger Rewards, $238.23 Amazon, $211.43; Vendini Tip Jar, $20


We sincerely thank First-Knox National Bank; Nelson and Nelson CPAs; Clint Bailey of Critchfield, Critchfield, and Johnson; Mark Ramser; Susan Ramser; Bruce and Mary Lou Jacklin for in-kind donations.  

We would also like to thank WNZR and MVNU for their in-kind donation valued at $740.

Money Earn Spend


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Kroger Community Rewards


Kroger Community RewardsKroger is committed to helping our communities grow and prosper. Year after year, local schools, churches, and other non-profit organizations will earn millions of dollars through our Community Rewards Program.

Register your Kroger Plus Card  to donate to MTVarts today! 

Everyone must enroll for this year after April 1st.  Even if you are already enrolled you must renew for this year.

Organization Name: MTV ARTS, INC.

Organization Number:  83482


Enrollment Instructions


Click Sign-In, or Register if you do not already have an account

Once logged in, click My Account

Scroll down to the Community Rewards section

Click Edit

Enter the MTVarts organization number: 83482 and click Search

Click the circle to select MTVarts

Click Enroll




Every person who works with our shows is a volunteer. Do you have a special talent? Would you love to share your passion with others? MTVarts is really like a large family. We appreciate each other's unique abilities, encourage and support each other, learn and grow together, and foster creativity in all areas. We'd love for you to join us! We are currently looking for volunteers in the areas of:


  • Scenic Construction
  • Stage Management
  • Costuming
  • Box Office/Ticket Sales
  • Patron/Database Management
  • Ushers
  • Education
Not sure if you fit in any of these areas? Please let us know what you have in mind! There is always a spot here at MTVarts for you!



Support the Arts Today!

Yes! I believe and will make dreams live in 2013! 

Urton Family, $1,000*, $4,000**;
Theatrical Rights Worldwide, $2,500*;
Karen Bow Interiors, $2,000***;
Youth Philanthropy Initiative, $1000; CenturyLink, $1,000; Laura Leach, $1,030*; The Schnormeier Family Fund, $1,000;
Anonymous, $700;
Sally and Joe Nelson Family Fund, $500*; Suzanne Miller (in Memory of Jim Miller), $500;
Dan Bockover, $350; Ted & Diane Dingler, $250; Brad & Joellen Hunter, $250; Barry Lester, MAG, $250; 

Gordon & Marsha Rinehart, $200*; Kokosing Construction, $200*; Alan Riedel, $200; 

Barbara and Virginia Barry, $100; Dick and Nancy Laslo, $100; Sarah Goslee Reed, $100, $50*; Ginny Williams, $100*; Judith Fletcher, $100*; Conaway, $100*; Bev Stevens, $100*; The Ogle Family, $100*; Carol Didinger, $100;

Susan Gordon, $50; Robert and Mary Crumm, $50; Ruth Griffing, $50; Kim & Pam Rose, $50*; Ryan Glorioso Casting, $50*;  Beacon 4-H, $40*; JoAnn Miller, $40;
Mary Ann Calhoun, $30; Mary Mullin, $25; Mary Rugola Dye, $20*

Amazon, $220.63;  Kroger Community Rewards, $704.21; Vendini Loves the Arts, $75; Vendini Ticketing Tip Jar, $48.25
*Donations specified for The JJ Project
** Donations for The JJ Project Documentary

***Donations for Neitzsche Ate Here Film

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2010 Patron List

2011 Patron List

2012 Patron List

'Neitzsche' Film Project Donors 2012

Whether you love getting out to attend one of our shows or if you are a behind-the-scenes individual, we're always looking for friends of the performing arts.

Your financial support now means more local performing arts. Your donation can be earmarked for:

- General operating budget

- The performing arts center

- A specific program


Effective December 5, 2008, MTVarts Inc. was granted public charity status 509 (a) (2) with 501 (c) (3) tax exemption granted.

All monetary gifts to MTVarts are tax deductible.


All contributions will be recognized in our summer musical playbill.

Mail your contribution to:

MTVarts Inc

PMB 168

1558 Coshocton Avenue

Mount Vernon, OH  43050


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