Support Pearson Lakes Art Center

The Pearson Lakes Art Center was founded in 1965 by a group of artists in a small, barn-like structure. It has evolved to become one of the top art museums in Iowa, serving as a meeting place, learning center, safe harbor and creative outlet for area residents and visitors. 

Donate Today

You can now make your donation to the Pearson Lakes Art Center using PayPal! The Pearson Lakes Art Center is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, so all of your contributions are tax deductible.

Become a Member

Become a member today and support your year-round Art Center. As a member, you’ll be informed of upcoming events, performances, visual art openings and classes.

Your basic membership offers the following privileges:

  • Discounts on lesson fees and workshops for member(s)
  • Discount tickets for PLAC-produced performances for member(s)
  • Monthly updates and exhibit announcements delivered to your mailbox

Plus much more! Learn more about our membership levels

Corporate Partnerships

The Pearson Lakes Art Center offers a comprehensive Corporate Partner Program. It gives various businesses the opportunity to support the arts in this region though the Pearson Lakes Art Center and all of its offerings.

The Corporate Partner program at the PLAC affords participants with multiple benefits, including a listing on our site with links back to their web sites.

Contact us to become a Corporate Partner

The Pearson Lakes Art Center would not be in existence without the generosity of our supporters, please take a moment to thank our Corporate Partners.

Gold Corporate Partners

Grantors

Become a PLAC Volunteer Today

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer at the Pearson Lakes Art Center. With your time you are making an important contribution to the arts and we are excited to share your skill set. Contact us to become a volunteer.

Current Opportunities

WELCOME DESK Greet Visitors and hand out information during our open hours, or before/after PLAC events

TOUR GUIDES Upon completing a scheduled PLAC docent training, you are able to become an art center ambassador. We give, on average, roughly two tours a week. Our hope is to eventually have the capacity and interest to grow this to one official tour a day!

PERFORMING ARTS USHER Check in at the Box Office. Duties include: taking tickets, showing patrons to their seats, beverage patrol, making people smile! When you volunteer as an usher, you are able to attend the performance!

EVENT SUPPORT  Lead an art activity, greet the public, bartend, set the spread for an art opening, you name it we need it! We need your personality and your love for people to help our events run smooth!

PLAC STREET TEAM We are looking for passionate people to hit the streets with the good word! We want you to bring your craziest marketing ideas to the table to help us attract new folks to our events! Flash-mobs encouraged, flyer distribution a MUST!

Become a Volunteer